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Archive for 2015

  • Springtime in Winter

    December 10, 2015

    Winter in the Northeast can be stunning, and Christmas can be almost magical, but… winter in the Northeast…

    Travels with Yao Yao
  • Autumn Through A Teenagers Lens

    November 21, 2015

    Autumn Through A Teenagers Lens

    Travels with Yao Yao
  • Farm to Table, Italian Style – Masseria il Frantoio

    November 15, 2015

    In my career, I’ve always had to be a planner – nobody else is going to do it, for...

    Travels with Yao Yao
  • Leaf-Peeping

    October 26, 2015

    For those of you who aren’t familiar with this venerable Rite of Autumn in the Northeast region of the...

    Travels with Yao Yao
  • What Not To Ask An Adoptive Parent

    September 11, 2015

    We’ve been a family for a long time now, and I often forget that Yao Yao is adopted. (No,…

    Travels with Yao Yao
  • Italy: World’s Smallest Carwash

    August 15, 2015

    Okay, I don’t really know if this is the world’s smallest carwash, but nonetheless, we were mesmerized by this…

    Travels with Yao Yao
  • A Tale of Three Hotels

    August 9, 2015

    When planning a trip, once you’ve chosen a destination, the most critical travel decision you have to make are…

    Travels with Yao Yao

    July 15, 2015

    My husband, Jim, and I have traveled all over the world together. And when we added Yao Yao, our…

    Travels with Yao Yao
  • Leaving On A Jet Plane

    June 26, 2015

    From my experience, there are two approaches to preparing to leave on vacation. The first approach leaves your home…

    Travels with Yao Yao
  • Souvenirs Gone South

    June 11, 2015

    I admit, one of the best – and lasting – parts of travel is bringing back a representative piece…

    Travels with Yao Yao