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The Best Laid Plans

The Best Laid Plans

I had meant to write weekly, and I had meant to get started on that before heading to Greece. Then everything went to hell.   A quick rundown of the last three months: Talk starts (over beer) that “maybe we don’t need to stay here until Ethan finishes...
7 (Moderately Dangerous) Caracas Day Trips

7 (Moderately Dangerous) Caracas Day Trips

We were living in Caracas, Venezuela, the most dangerous city in the world , but that didn’t mean we were going to sit in our apartment hoping for a coup. So we bought a car: insured it against…everything: and set about exploring what we could of Venezuela...
10 Good Things: Oak Park, IL

10 Good Things: Oak Park, IL

It’s easy to find ten good things about someplace new and exciting, but what about a place you don’t like very much? What if that place is your hometown? Oak Park makes tons of top ten lists, has money, good schools, and a high opinion of itself. These...