St. Paul’s Cathedral London

The two weeks before Christmas, Justin and I headed to the UK with his best friend to visit my college best friend as well as another good friend, both who have moved there in the past year.  I was super excited to (a) see our friends and (b) visit a country that’s been on my list for as long as I can remember.  We spent weeks planning out all of the things we wanted to see and do and after arriving bright and early on…

Winner of iDine Giveaway

Thanks to Random.org for helping us determine the winner (you all had great odds!) – the winner of a $20 American Express giftcard from iDine is Jill from Jill Will Run (Jill – look for an email from us shortly!)   If you missed our review of iDine, check it out here 🙂        

iDine Review and Giveaway

        **CONTEST HAS ENDED – Congrats to Jill from Jill Will Run!**   In late September, we were contacted by idine, a new dining benefits program which was right up our alley.  From our point of contact, as well as from their easy navigable website, we learned that idine is a free rewards program for dining out and reviewing restaurants.  When you register with the program, you register whatever credit cards you might use while dining out, check out what restaurants participate…

Pappadeaux on the way home

On the way home from North Carolina, the Husband and I flew through Houston International Airport – an airport we’ve come to know well with United’s merge with Continental (i.e. we have a lot of connects through IAH nowadays).  We had a 3 hour layover around dinner time so I requested that we try to have a sit-down dinner while in the airport.  IAH has a lot of great looking options, better than a lot of airports we fly through, so we had our pick…