Travel is NOT Free: The Bonnie Rule

reality check

The first class seat on Lufthansa. The Park Hyatt Vendome. The amazing experiences you’ve had with your own family that would have not been remotely possible without miles or points. Ah, what a wonderful world we live in to be able to game the system and travel for free…according to the media anytime it covers…

Ortigia Sicilia: My Newest Aromatic Discovery

Ortigia Sicilia Home

I’ve mentioned before that my favorite souvenirs are useful: fashion, food, fragrance. Today I’m sharing Ortigia Sicilia, a shoebox sized handcrafted perfume shop I found in Rome. It’s a bit hard to find, hidden a block behind the Via Corso; in fact I found it by accident. I’m so glad I did! They also have…

Giveaway! Win 2 Tickets to LEGO KidsFest in Richmond

Legos

Winner Chosen. Congrats Kim! I told the Deal Kids last night that LEGO KidsFest is coming to Richmond in just a few weeks and their jumping registered on the Richter scale! In case you’re unfamiliar, LEGO KidsFest brings all of the creative hands-on, minds-on fun of LEGO building and experiences together in one activity- and…