Viva Las Vegas…Part 4 – Let’s Eat!

Now that we've walked up and down the Strip, you must be hungry.  I know I am.  When we got to the hotel and checked in, we were a bit peckish so we decided to eat at Todd English's restaurant in the Bellagio, Olives.  Even though it was January, the weather was fantastic, so we [...]


Viva Las Vegas…Part 3 (Strip Tour!)

As I may have mentioned, you can mostly walk from one end of the strip to the other, without ever setting foot outside...just travel from casino to casino through their connecting hallways and you never have to see the sun!  However, there is some spectacular sites to see if you do choose to venture outdoors. [...]

Viva Las Vegas…Part 2

Sunrise in Vegas...I'm sure there are people that go to Las Vegas all the time and have never seen one!  However, it is worth the retina burning to watch the sun rise over the bleak desert only to hit the chrome and glass of the city and explode! Today we are just wandering around the [...]

Viva Las Vegas…aka “Don’t you click your card at me!”

Ah Las Vegas.  The Entertainment Capital of the World.  Or so they call themselves...loudly, and often!  At 43 years old I had never been, so it remained a mysterious, glittery oasis in the Nevada desert.  My brother and brother in law went two/three times and year, but as a single mom with young kids, dashing [...]