Quarantining in Vegas

2020-06-13T18:39:00-07:00April 13th, 2020|Nevada|

We do live on the Las Vegas Strip, but we're rarely here.  Once the pandemic hit and everything closed down, it became painfully obvious how we live in the middle of a tourist destination.  All [...]

NY Eve in Vegas

2020-02-08T20:40:54-08:00December 31st, 2019|Nevada|

It was cool and breezy, but just a few steps away from our door was the Stirling Club - now reopened and in full on party mode.  We stayed at the party until 11:30, then [...]

Las Vegas Bowl

2020-02-08T17:17:46-08:00December 20th, 2019|Nevada|

The Boise State Broncos played the Washington Huskies in Vegas.  Our friends Butch and Jerri Henry (Boise State alumni) are just about the biggest Boise State fans on the planet, and treated us to great [...]

Lady GaGa

2019-08-01T13:08:44-07:00June 9th, 2019|Nevada|

This was not your "typical" Lady GaGa concert, if there is such a thing.  She's doing two separate concerts in Vegas - one pop (with thongs, robots and lasers) and one jazz.   This jazz concert [...]

Wedding Bells in Vegas

2019-08-01T07:53:36-07:00May 18th, 2019|Nevada|

Mike's sister Kathy said she'd like to come up for the weekend with her fiancé Rich and her daughter Kristin.  What we didn't know was that they were planning on having their wedding at our [...]

Vegas with Bryan

2019-07-27T16:19:46-07:00April 21st, 2019|Nevada|

From great love comes great loss. Ron Snyder was one of my best friends in college.  Now we're spending time with Bryan Ruerup, Ron's husband, who carries Ron close to his heart wherever he goes. [...]

Las Vegas Knights Hockey

2018-11-14T13:05:26-08:00May 17th, 2018|Nevada|

We've never been hockey fans, but we caught the fever this year!  "Our" Las Vegas Knights had a record breaking season, eventually bowing to the Washington Capitols who captured the Stanley Cup.  Thanks guys!  We'll [...]

Mob Museum in Vegas

2018-04-14T13:42:46-07:00March 24th, 2018|Nevada|

Butch and Jerri Henry joined us in Vegas to check out the Mob Museum.   Back in the day, Vegas used to be controlled by a handful of "families" - now it's ruled by a handful [...]

Halloween in Vegas

2016-12-15T19:45:57-08:00October 31st, 2016|Nevada|

Mike's sister Mary Ann and her husband Dan haunted Vegas with us, spooking around for dinner and some people watching.