This morning is a flurry of packing, cappuccino quaffing, email answering, and tying up of loose ends. The car is picking me up 12:30 and it’s “company policy” for them to arrive 15 minutes early, which stresses me out because I don’t like people waiting on me. This is a long trip, 12 days, so… Continue Reading
After much sorting and editing, here’s a peek into my latest adventure abroad… Corporate travel consistently books me on a connecting flight that leaves out of a different terminal 35 minutes after my overnight flight lands. If, by some miracle, I clear customs and security and make the flight, my luggage doesn’t. This time, we… Continue Reading
My week in Denmark is almost over and although I’m excited to go home, I’ve enjoyed my week here. I’m staying at a lovely hotel, newly renovated and very modern. Of course I still haven’t figured out how to use the fancy shower without first spraying myself with freezing cold water, and the minibar has… Continue Reading
My week is summed up perfectly by the $18 parking ticket I received tonight when I parked for 3 minutes (literally!) to run into the library to pick up books I’d reserved. I actually saw the cop putting the ticket on my windshield!!! So, I’ve mixed a gin & tonic, and I’m going to relax… Continue Reading
I’m still recovering from losing a night’s sleep. It’ll be awhile before I pay back that deficit. So far, my week has been hotel, office, hotel, office, hotel, office…you get the idea. I did go out on Sunday in search of photo ops, but didn’t come up with anything worth posting. I’m starving at the… Continue Reading
I’m leaving Saturday on a business trip to Denmark. I’ll be gone for a week. This isn’t as exciting as it sounds. I’ve lost count of how many times my company has sent me over. I suppose I could count up my passport stamps, but I’m not sure I want to know. I find these… Continue Reading
I’ll be here: First vacation in 5 years, I can’t wait!!!