Growing up I always thought of myself as more of a West Coast type of person. The idea of the beach and the Southern California life was where I imagined living throughout my adulthood. The pictures in my head of grimy, dark, and overcrowded New York City had 0 appeal. In spring of 2015 an … More New York City: My greatest love affair.
Unless you are paying for a whole family’s plane tickets, lodging will be the most expensive part of your trip to the Big Apple. Flights in and out of New York are not usually outlandishly priced unless booked last minute, and there are plenty of ways to be budget conscious while doing all … More 6 Tips For Finding Your Next NYC Hotel
Vacation and Traveling: The difference to me. Vacationing as a child meant road tripping across America in the back seat of a Chevrolet Astro Van with a small tv balancing between the center counsel. Throughout my years growing up my mother, father, and myself would bop back and forth between visiting my dad’s extended family … More Vacation and Traveling: The difference to me.
Ever since I was a child I was fascinated by the idea of learning how to surf. Imageries of breathtaking beaches with surfers effortlessly riding waves was how I grew up picturing the ocean. This portrayal along with my childhood fascination with Baywatch fed this delusion even further. The Mississippi river does not offer much … More Surfing: Life Lessons From The Sea.
Who am I? My name is Jodi, I currently live and work for a tech company in New York City. I grew up in a town of 4,500 smack dab in the middle of America, that holds the title of “Farm Toy Capital of the World”. Oh, and that one Kevin Costner film was filmed … More Welcome to my world.