I have an EXTREME post-vacation hangover.

Jun 25, 2014 at 1:00pm | 100 comments

Somewhere in the past 25 years, I learned to associate relaxation with indulgence. I am aware that this is ridiculous.

Nov 27, 2013 at 12:00pm | 26 comments

My brainspace is getting too loud to handle.
how not to be a dick
Vacation dickitude can happen on safari or along a three-month backpacking tour of Europe just as easily as it can happen at a national park or a weatherbeaten family resort in the Poconos.
stress reduction
A shelf-full of relaxation aids is keeping me one step further away from the crazy hospital.
bath products
I have a mild case of the New Year Blues, which I've been fighting off with wonderfully scented new bath products. You're welcome to join me (but please use your own tub, dude).
floatation therapy
Would you lie in a giant pitch-black tank full of tepid salt water for an hour? I did!
What do you do when you feel like your brain is going to explode?

Aug 23, 2011 at 2:08pm | 0 comments