Last week I went to Legoland with my soon to be three year old daughter Savanna, and my seventy something old parents.  For some people, this screams “Fun!” For others, it screams “pass the bottle of any type of alcohol!” We left on our journey from Phoenix, Arizona to Carlsbad, California with my father driving,… Continue reading Legoland

Fancy Dinner

This past weekend I had the pleasure of staying at a local resort with a girlfriend, her daughter and my daughter…a girls only weekend.  I had a gift certificate to the “fancy” restaurant so we made reservations for Saturday evening.  Unfortunately, the only reservation available was 7:30pm.  For most people this is the perfect time slot for… Continue reading Fancy Dinner


Savanna has been to hotels in the valley and car trips to San Diego since she was a year old, but the vacation we just took to Minnesota had many firsts for her: First time in an airport waiting for a plane (very long wait due to the Southwest debacle with their computer glitch) First… Continue reading Vacation