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Review: Sanctuary Spa Resort

When last I wrote, I was starting a whirlwind weekend in Scottsdale with a few friends. Our time at Sanctuary Resort & Spa was relaxing and rejuvenating, I came home refreshed … Continue reading

March 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Peace in the desert

We arrived in Palm Springs yesterday morning….after a VERY early departure from MSP. Last week was crazy hectic work-wise and otherwise, so I’m grateful to get away. However, it did … Continue reading

February 3, 2012 · 2 Comments

Palm Springs: The Sequel

It was the fall of 2007 when I first visited Palm Springs, California. What brought me there was a getaway with five other girlfriends. The trip was instigated by one friend … Continue reading

January 19, 2012 · Leave a comment

Shellaced at the club

Sounds like a wild time, until I clarify these two points: the club is the health club, not a CLUB, and “Shellaced” is actually the professional nail product that was introduced at salons … Continue reading

October 5, 2011 · Leave a comment

Spring cleaning for your face

So much craziness going on now with our pending move (11 days ’til the big day!), work stress (a big project coming to a head), and recovering from the last week … Continue reading

April 11, 2011 · Leave a comment

Some spa and then some foie

Just a few hours ago I landed in Minneapolis, back home from three indulgent days in Vegas.  Feeling recharged from the time with friends and the luxuriousness of a whole weekend … Continue reading

February 27, 2011 · Leave a comment

Can vacation with young kids really be relaxing?

YES!  Just back from a week-long cruise on Royal Caribbean’s Serenade of the Seas and I’m pretty sure that it could not have been a better vacation in any way.  … Continue reading

February 7, 2011 · Leave a comment

Back from Kohler Waters Spa

and feeling all glow-y and rested!  It was a quick trip, just Friday to Sunday, but it was enough time to reconnect with two girlfriends from school, indulge in a few … Continue reading

January 17, 2011 · 1 Comment

Kohler, take me away!

On my own for a few days while Jin hangs in Vegas for CES.  So jealous, especially with the cold and never-ending onslaught of snow here.  Am daydreaming about my … Continue reading

January 6, 2011 · Leave a comment