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Made it back from New York City. Wow…what a great time! I’ll admit, I never had a strong desire to visit NYC. I’m more of a outdoors, national park kind of person…but I’d go back in a heartbeat! We flew into LaGuardia. The prices were better for us, but check both JFK and Newark when booking tickets. To get from the airport, we used Super Shuttle. So trying to find a budget… Read More

Oh, Times Square…tacky and overrated. But you’re in New York, so you have to do it. By the way, don’t go to Times Square (or all of NYC for that matter) and eat at a chain restaurant that you can visit at home. Seriously, you should have seen all the people packed in to the Times Square Olive Garden. But I digress! Actually, Times Square isn’t that bad if you can get… Read More

Ready for my close-up? No, not really! One of the highlights of the trip to NYC was seeing a taping of David Letterman. He’s always been one of my faves. In fact, we share the same alma mater – Ball State – in Muncie, Indiana. I even stayed in his dorm my sophomore year of college. There’s a plaque dedicated to all of the “C” students in his honor! We were able… Read More