Joy Worth Having

discovering joy in big and simple pleasures

Rent Homes Instead Of Hotels

Welcome to my travel page. As many of my friends already know, I absolutely LOVE to travel. Before kids, my husband and I took as many trips as our budget and schedules would allow. Since we’re both city folk, our excursions were usually to urban settings that had so many of the activities we enjoy – museums and historical sites, restaurants, music and theater, shopping (okay I like shopping, Randy not so much), and people watching. After kids, our trips were fewer, usually closer to home, and in calmer settings. Now that our children are teenagers, we’re back to enjoying longer trips in farther off destinations. I look forward to sharing some of our adventures with you here including discoveries of new locales and travel tips. Enjoy!

Yank Sing – My Favorite Dim Sum in San Francisco

I first discovered the restaurant Yank Sing over 30 years ago. I was just out of college and working as a television production intern at CBS affiliate KPIX in San Francisco. At least once or twice a week on my lunch break, I would walk over to the restaurant’s location on Battery Street and let…
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