Thanksgiving in Las Vegas

Every year Julio and I drive to Las Vegas the Wednesday before Thanksgiving to spend time with my Dad’s brother and sister and their side of the family.  I get to see my cousins, we spend time on the strip, and it’s a nice change of scenery.  This year, Julio’s parents decided to join us,…

24 Hours at MGM Las Vegas

Julio and I have both been working lots of overtime the past month because some of our co-workers have gone on their own vacations (the nerve!) so when I got an email from Travelocity about great hotel and flight deals to Vegas with some added perks, I booked us a quick trip for our first day off…

Luxury at the Palazzo

My friend Chrissy and I recently stayed at the Palazzo while we were in Vegas for UNLVino, and I have to say, our splurge on our room was definitely worth it.  I usually choose slightly cheaper hotels, but we wanted to be close to the events that we were attending, and Bubblicious was held in…

Bubblicious what?

Fergalicious, bubbilicious, make them boys go crazy…. Wait, wait, that’s not how this blog starts.  Chrissy and I headed to Vegas for UNLVino, a charity event to raise scholarship money for UNLV.  My aunt’s boss, Larry Ruvo, is the head of Southern Wine and Spirits, who puts on the event each year, and there are…

NYE Old Vegas Style

I lived in Vegas for 2 years back when I first graduated college, and let me tell you, there’s nothing like New Year’s on the strip.  That being said, we decided to do things a little differently this year and spend it on Fremont Street with some good friends. First priority when booking New Years…