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Why Delta Needs to Empower Its Agents

I admit, I booked my flight in haste.  Under normal circumstances, I’d never book a 36 minute connection.  But I was greiving, flying to a funeral, and I needed to get home and back, so I didn’t pay close attention to the flight details. Once in New Jersey,  I called Delta concerned about the short…

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The Trip You Never Want To Take

As I write this, I’m in an airport,  waiting to board my flight back east.  I bought my tickets yesterday,  knowing this day would come but never wanting to believe it. Some regular readers may have noticed comments from On Beyond Cancer.  She regularly followed me and I followed her.  But what you may not…

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Yellowstone National Park: Old Faithful

A trip to Yellowstone is not complete without a visit to Old Faithful.  While most geysers go off spontaneously, Old Faithful is so well known because it goes off approximately every 90 minutes, like clockwork.  It’s so regular, Park rangers post timings, boardwalk and seating is placed all around it, and one of the biggest…

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Grand Teton National Park: Jenny Lake

The drive from Bondurant Wyoming to Yellowstone National Park required us to drive through the beautiful and the thoroughly under appreciated Grand Teton National Park.  My best friend grew up in the area and said her favorite spot in the park was Jenny Lake. At Jenny Lake, there is a shuttle boat which takes you…

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Travel in a 100 Posts

As I was putting together posts from my most recent trip, I realized that I was about to hit my 100th post. I started this blog as a way to record a month long trip to India for my children when they get older. But now, 2+ years later, it’s turned into a therapeutic way…

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My Last Free School Year

This year, as everyone gets ready to go back to school,  our household also went out and bought new lunchboxes, backpacks, and other supplies.  My son this summer made the transition from his pre-school classroom to a Kindergarten – Prep classroom,  where he will spend the next year gaining the skills he needs to go…