Masters 2014 weekend in Aiken

Next stop on the itinerary was South Carolina, where we are spending a few days based in Aiken for the US Masters at Augusta. Stuart has been to Aiken a couple of times previously, but this was the first visit for the rest of us. In addition to the golf, Aiken is horse country, with no shortage […]

Grand Canyon #throughglass

One of our must dos while in Vegas was a helicopter trip to the Grand Canyon. I was super excited to find that the pilot had no concerns about me using Glass to take pictures in flight. I drew the backseat straw, but that meant that as well as having great views out my side […]

Around the World in #Vegas

A few people expressed concerns about the suitability of Vegas as a family holiday destination. But, our kids have had a fantastic time and loved exploring all the different themes the casinos along the strip deliver. We had a conversation about what they might see before we arrived, which they helpfully pointed out was apparently […]

Springtime in Vegas #throughglass

So it’s time to pack our bags again, this time for a family trip to the US while the kids were on school holidays for Easter. Our 15th wedding anniversary falls while we are away and given I’ve always held a secret wish to be married by an Elvis impersonator in Vegas, it seemed like […]

Glass at the MCG

The MCG is the largest sporting stadium in Australia. On Friday night, it was was home to the 2013 AFL Grand Final replay match between Hawthorn and Fremantle. With two mad Hawthorn fans in the family and the official unfurling of the 2013 premiership flag taking place, it was always going to be a game that we were […]