July 2018

Door Dash, not because I’m lazy, but because I’m anti-social

On a business trip, I’m staying at a Home2 Suites by Hilton.  They’ve got a breakfast service, but I got on the plane at 12:30pm (skipped lunch) and landed at 3:30pm. I’m Starvin Marvin, but I’ve got a call at 4:30pm. I get unpacked, and settled in. As soon as…

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How I spent my points, Part 2: Our family’s trip to Los Angeles

It started when Katie found round trip tickets from Minneapolis to Los Angeles for only 18,000 Delta miles a piece.  It was October, and we were looking at a trip in July. I guess it pays to book early! We locked in the dates and BAM! Our family vacation was…

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My Hilton Aspire card from American Express comes with a free Priority Pass membership.  On our trip to LA, we made the most of our points with free airfare and lodging.  The icing on the cake had to be this treat on the way home. I had been reading about…

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