The Traveling Steve's

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Open a new window . . . new blinds at home!

Open a new window . . . new blinds at home!

I loved the old movie ‘Auntie Mame’!  The 1950’s (original) version starred Rosalyn Russel in the black-and-white (non-musical) version.  Auntie Mame was hilarious, and in my opinion better than the later remake version with Lucille Ball (her last picture).  But…

Springtime in San Diego

Springtime in San Diego

My first day back at work after the car accident a week ago, was an all day trip to San Diego on Monday morning.  Steve (DOS) and I stayed at the Hyatt Regency Orlando Airport on Sunday night, and as…

Heading home from Saõ Paulo

Heading home from Saõ Paulo

Like all good trips (or even bad ones), the trip eventually comes to an end and it’s time to go home. Considering our whirlwind trip to Brazil, and we had only a couple nights in Saõ Paulo, it still felt…

First Class from Miami to São Paulo on American  Airlines 777-300

First Class from Miami to São Paulo on American Airlines 777-300

My Friday was a long one, starting out at 4:30am when I checked out of the Hyatt Regency Minneapolis Airport for my 6:30am flight to Charlotte, connecting to Orlando.  I had been in Minnesota all week on business, and had…

Last Business trip of 2016

Last Business trip of 2016

Oh the joy of travel delays! What started off as a good business trip (and the last one for work this year), was tarnished by a lengthy delay in DFW Airport. I’m writing this from the plane, where I’ve been…

Election week in the Steel City

Election week in the Steel City

Finally after a grueling year and a half of endless ads, news spin, debates, mud-slinging, and Saturday Night Live skits, I watched the election unfold and ultimately decided from a suburb of Pittsburgh where I was working this week.  And…

Pre-election blues!

Pre-election blues!

It’s Monday night and I’m writing this from my hotel room in suburban Pittsburgh, where I’m staying here thru Friday on business.  Steve (DOS) and I had a fun weekend home in Orlando this past weekend, and as always, it’s…

Aloha bound – Flight to Honolulu

Aloha bound – Flight to Honolulu

I’m trying to catch up on my blog, and what better time than a maintenance delay while we’re on American Airlines flight 5 from DFW to Honolulu.  We are actually going on to Kauai, but flying via Honolulu, and connecting…