DIY Anti-Theft Purse

DIY Anti-Theft Purse

I explained our whole Paris pick-pocketing dilemma in my last post.  And as we head back to Paris this week, I am determined to have a pick-pocket-free trip so I wanted an anti-theft purse. Now, I could have gone the easy way and bought an expensive anti-theft bag that are made by the professionals.  They…

Pickpocketing in Paris

On our first trip to Paris, this was my travel purse: On our first trip to Paris, this was Armando’s travel wallet: Yes, a picture is missing of Armando’s wallet because it was pick-pocketed by a gang of gypsies.  I was standing right next to him as we rode the train.  I didn’t notice a…

Rocking my Friday with iMovie

I think I am officially a geek.  As my husband went out to a party Friday night, I decided to stay at home and self-teach myself the iMovie program that I had never even clicked on to have a look at before that night. I was going to be Steven Speilburg for the night and…

TOMS Shoes = My New Travel Shoes

I was in search of a versatile shoe.  A comfy, walking shoe that didn’t look too sporty.  Something that could be worn with pants or a skirt.  A great travel shoe that didn’t look beachy but could be worn on warm days.  A shoe that you could walk down cobblestone streets with during the day…

Talking in Circles, Mexican-Style

Okay…it’s time for a more light-hearted post after my stint as an investigative couch reporter these past few days. This post is courtesy of my ever lovely husband, Armando.  He’s one of those people who has the gift-of-the-gab.  But at times, he doesn’t know when to stop talking.  It is perhaps a bit cultural.  I…