My time in Iowa was filled with one of my best friends, awesome food, a little bit of education, and a concrete gnome!
A fish food tale, a forgotten tragedy, an act of international compassion, an unfortunate dry spell, and a court's decision to protect the life of a little girl.
If you like wine and want a laidback wine country experience, come visit Napa Valley's Midwestern cousin.
All I want to do is bore you with the news.
These are my must-stop shops when I go downtown for the day.
I could type thank you one thousand times over in an attempt to thank you for everything, but, Mr. Bourdain, I also want to say I'm sorry.
I don't want to bore you with anything other than the news.
There's no place like "home," but "home" isn't always one place.
It's always interesting, and enlightening, to learn about a country that's not your own.
There are a handful of things that can easily make a woman (or maybe just me) happy. The two that instantly come to mind are girls' nights and chocolate.