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Travel Writers Share Lost Luggage Tips

Travel writer Nancy D. Brown share tips for how to find lost luggage  With a heavy heart, I waited for the baggage claim carousel at O'Hare Airport to circle one last time. Surely my duffel bag would magically appear momentarily. Afterall, this was a non-stop United Airlines flight from San Francisco to Chicago. I [...]

Oregon Governor’s Conference on Tourism – Salem, Oregon

Posted by Nancy D. Brown Willamette River, Eugene, Oregon If you work in the Oregon travel and tourism industry, you've already registered for the Oregon Governor's Conference on Tourism taking place in Salem, April 19-21, 2009. This year the conference marks its 25th anniversary and has many surprises in store. Oregon is making [...]

2017-08-24T09:25:49+00:00 March 16th, 2009|Conferences and courses, Oregon, Travel, United States|

I’m Speaking on the Travel Panel at BlogHer in Chicago, IL

Posted by Nancy D. Brown I feel like the football player who won the Superbowl only I'm not going to Disneyland, I'm going to Chicago, Illinois to speak about Travel Blogging at the BlogHer conference! Our track is about passion and travel bloggers as boundary breakers. I'm not sure about breaking any boundaries, but I [...]

Dancing Deer President Rides Bike To Give Back

Posted by Nancy D. Brown Dressed in cycling spandex and riding a stationary bicycle, Trish Karter is not your typical trade show exhibitor. She caught my eye when I was walking the aisles at San Francisco's Fancy Food Show. The Dancing Deer Baking Co. owner is doing her part to spread sweetness by riding 300 [...]

Fancy Food Show back in San Francisco

Posted by Nancy D. Brown My name is Nancy D. Brown and I am a chocoholic.  My friends will tell you that I have a problem with chocolate; specifically milk chocolate and caramel. Maybe I should broaden my scope to include the entire confectionary category.  However, I am discerning with my refined sugar consumption.  I don't [...]