Airplane Fun

Hello from the air!

Photo on 2010-02-04 at 11.50
Photo on 2010-02-04 at 11.52

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Wow….the WordPress app is reason enough to buy the iphone itself! So good for situations when I’m not around my laptop and the photo quality is pretty darn good. Check out this photo I took with my phone on the plane!
That, my friends, would be heaven on earth in the form of a jambon gruyere croissant from Tartine (aka ham and cheese croissant). Seriously, the last ham and cheese croissant that I had was in Paris, three years ago, and this might have even rivaled that. I felt a bit gluttonous enjoying my HUGE flaky, buttery, cheesy pastry on the plane while others hoarded their pretzels but hey…a girls gotta do what a girls gotta do. I actually left a wee bit of this…I just couldn’t finish it….it was so rich. But so good. I probably won’t have another for a few years now but I’m glad I got it out of my system 😉
My flight to Texas was pretty uneventful other than the spontaneous Photo Booth shoot (no one was sitting next to me to observe my goofiness. darn). I wrote, I read, I ate buttery croissants.

Photo on 2010-02-04 at 11.57
And saw snow from above!

How cool! I’m actually going on a ski trip with some friends to Tahoe in a few weeks and I can’t wait to see BIG mountains!
Onward home!

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  • Lauren
    February 4, 2010 at 2:38 pm

    I actually blog quite a bit from my iPhone and it’s not bad at all to blog from the iPhone! So user friendly! Don’t know what I’d do without it!!

    Have fun in Florida!

  • alexe @ soyaetchocolat
    February 4, 2010 at 2:38 pm

    Love your photo booth session, you look so cute! And geez, that croissant… I’m so hungry right now! Have fun back home!

  • Heather (Heather's Dish)
    February 4, 2010 at 2:47 pm

    how fun! i would LOVE to get an iPhone…but i just can’t justify the $30 extra a month for both my husband and myself…so I just steal his instead 🙂

    have a good flight to Florida!

  • Mindy
    February 4, 2010 at 2:56 pm

    YOU WILL LOVE TAHOE!!!! It’s gorgeous!

  • Allie (Live Laugh Eat)
    February 4, 2010 at 2:59 pm

    Bahahaha you crack me up. I need to find that app for my Droid if it’s available!

  • Mary (Food Fit & Fun)
    February 4, 2010 at 2:59 pm

    hahhaha that is hilarious…that would be great if others saw you taking these pictures…they’d probably think you were pretty weird. hahha. I haven’t been skiing this year….so great that you have a trip planned with your friends! Always a fun time.

  • Erin (Travel, Eat, Repeat)
    February 4, 2010 at 3:00 pm

    That sandwich looks amazing — but what did your fellow passengers think of the self-photo shoot going on in your seat? haha 😀

  • Sarah @ The Foodie Diaries
    February 4, 2010 at 3:02 pm

    oooooooooomg that croissant. and i dont even eat ham

  • Meredith (Pursuing Balance)
    February 4, 2010 at 3:02 pm

    Your picture of snow from above reminds me of a funny story. I had to fly to Boston one winter, and flew over some frozen bodies of water. As a Floridian, I could not figure out why the water looked so cloudy and determined that they must be polluted! Silly me 🙂

  • Morgan @ Life After Bagels
    February 4, 2010 at 3:03 pm

    I’m drooling over your croissant!

  • Joanna
    February 4, 2010 at 3:05 pm

    One of my favorite books ever! I re-read it every other year or so!

  • Katie @ Health for the Whole Self
    February 4, 2010 at 3:07 pm

    Ok, my mouth is officially watering!

    February 4, 2010 at 3:08 pm

    I love Beach Music (and a few others of Pat Conroy’s books)! I’m sure you will love it, too, since you’re a southern girl!

  • Katie@ Two Lives, One Lifestyle
    February 4, 2010 at 3:10 pm

    I’ve been so impressed with my BlackBerry camera too… oh technology these days. And thanks for posting the pics with your glasses haha- I always forget to put mine on (they’re very new)!

  • BethT
    February 4, 2010 at 3:10 pm

    Corey on eating his ham & cheese croissant: “It was so rich it started to make me feel a little sick, so I thought about not eating it all. Then I ate the rest of it.”

  • Anna @ Newlywed, Newly Veg
    February 4, 2010 at 3:11 pm

    lol…looks like you were able to entertain yourself quite nicely on the plane ride 🙂

  • Crunchy Granola Gal
    February 4, 2010 at 3:11 pm

    lulu remix hoodie, skiing in tahoe, croissants. all good things. rock on!

  • Kay
    February 4, 2010 at 3:12 pm

    i bet everyone around you was super jealous that you were eating that delicious sammie 🙂

  • Sam (Merit to the Carrot)
    February 4, 2010 at 3:13 pm

    oh. my. goodness. now THAT is a croissant.

  • diana(mymarblerye)
    February 4, 2010 at 3:19 pm

    awesome iphone post! My entries always come out really short cause my little fingers cramp up from typing!

  • trailmomma
    February 4, 2010 at 3:22 pm

    Okay I have an iphone too but how on earth did you take a picture of yourself holding that book? Did you have someone take it for you?
    Tahoe is awesome and absolutely breathtaking. I assume based on your driving distance you’re hitting North Shore perhaps NorthStar? Gorgeous. If you end up at Sierra at Tahoe be sure to order a Margarita in the West Bowl. Outstanding.

  • Cynthia (It All Changes)
    February 4, 2010 at 3:38 pm

    That crossiant looks heavenly…and so does that snow.

    Your photos are so funny and made me giggle.

  • Ameena
    February 4, 2010 at 3:39 pm

    Tahoe is beautiful! That is where I learned how to ski and seriously I haven’t skied as well since. The snow there is just amazing.

  • Salah@myhealthiestlifestyle
    February 4, 2010 at 3:43 pm

    haha i want to start riding on the plane with you! lol you seem like you know how to make a long plane ride a blast!

  • Ewa
    February 4, 2010 at 3:46 pm

    Tahoe is wonderful and there is a lot of snow and it keeps on snowing. It rarely gets too cold, We came back just a couple of days ago and can’t wait to go back, even if only for half a day of skiing.
    Now I want an iPhone!

  • Kelly B.
    February 4, 2010 at 3:47 pm

    Your glasses are too cute! I hope you have an awesome trip!

  • JEAN
    February 4, 2010 at 3:50 pm

    you are so funny to be blogging by plane! now that is dedication!! enjoy your trip home.

  • Molly
    February 4, 2010 at 3:54 pm

    jealous! those mountains look amazing 🙂 You’ll love tahoe!

  • Jil
    February 4, 2010 at 3:54 pm

    That croissant looks heavenly!! Glad you’re having so much fun on the plane!! 🙂

  • Kasey
    February 4, 2010 at 3:57 pm

    I haven’t tried to blog from my iphone yet but good to know that it is user friendly! Have a great trip 🙂

  • MMiller
    February 4, 2010 at 4:13 pm

    Should be close to 80 tomorrow in FL! Hope your whole stay is gorgeous!
    And boy the food you have gotten from Tartine looks awesome! I want to head to CA just to go there!

  • Jessica @ How Sweet It Is
    February 4, 2010 at 4:15 pm

    That sandwich from Tartine looks like everything I have ever wanted in a sandwich!

  • Suzanne de Cornelia
    February 4, 2010 at 4:36 pm

    Was SO impressed w/photos/blog in air posted on FB page. Skiing in Tahoe on TOP of the Tartine sandwich pix—you really know how to hurt a girl huddled over a hot laptop getting out a grant proposal. lol. Tahoe=Serious beauty and fun.

  • Magically Ordinary
    February 4, 2010 at 4:37 pm

    Love your blog! So glad I stumbled upon it! And, I love your pictures. Noticed you are reading “Beach Music”. Read it a few years ago. Loved it but, a tough read. Do you like it??

  • Foy Update - Cook. Garden. Write. Repeat.
    February 4, 2010 at 4:44 pm

    That looks way better than what they serve on the plane. Those microwave trays are always a half hearted attempt at food.

  • Heather @ Side of Sneakers
    February 4, 2010 at 4:53 pm

    You’re making me want an iPhone!!! That takes better pictures than my real camera!

  • Alyssa
    February 4, 2010 at 4:58 pm

    Such a positive attitude for being stuck in a tiny space for a few hours! 🙂 The part of northern CA that was hit by a earthquake today isn’t the part of Cali you live in is it? I hope not. Have fun in FL!!! 🙂

  • brandi
    February 4, 2010 at 5:00 pm

    hope the rest of your trip is safe! that croissant looks amazing!

  • Jessica @ The Process of Healing
    February 4, 2010 at 5:25 pm

    Oh dang girl, that thing looks AMAZING! Croissants rock. Period.

  • Karla
    February 4, 2010 at 5:31 pm

    I want an iphone! Sprint needs to get with it!
    Wow your croissant looks AMAZING!

  • amanda
    February 4, 2010 at 5:38 pm

    I love my iPhone!!

  • Jenni
    February 4, 2010 at 5:56 pm

    You’re such a dork! The world needs more of us… 🙂

  • Marissa
    February 4, 2010 at 5:59 pm

    Hope you have a safe flight!

  • Cole
    February 4, 2010 at 6:09 pm

    Holy moly that croissant looks amazing!

  • Lisa (bakebikeblog)
    February 4, 2010 at 6:10 pm

    oooh what fun!!!!! hehe I love it!

  • Tyler Ramey
    February 4, 2010 at 6:15 pm

    OMG I wish the Palm Pre had a wordpress app for my phoneeee. It would make it so much easier! The mountains are GORGEOUS. *jealous*

  • Katy ( The Balanced Foodie)
    February 4, 2010 at 6:23 pm

    That croissant looks a-maz-ing! Absolutely incredible. Love the LuLu jacket as well! Glad you are having a great flight(or two..) home. 🙂

  • Lauren @ Eater not a runner
    February 4, 2010 at 6:35 pm

    Love the in-flight pics, would have been better if someone was sitting next to you though 😉

  • Jill
    February 4, 2010 at 6:56 pm

    Your iPhone takes some great pictures!! Love your plane blog :). Have a great trip!

  • Jamie
    February 4, 2010 at 6:56 pm

    that croissant looks to.die.for.


  • Jessie
    February 4, 2010 at 6:59 pm

    Sometimes, you just need a croissant.

    Cute rings! 🙂

  • La
    February 4, 2010 at 7:29 pm

    Ohhhhhh that crossaint looks divine. Have fun at home!

  • Stephanie
    February 4, 2010 at 7:34 pm

    Safe travels! That lunch looks delicious 🙂

  • Cyndi
    February 4, 2010 at 7:56 pm

    YOU are a modern day LUCY !!!

    Take that as a compliment, please.

    You are going places.

  • Jenna
    February 4, 2010 at 8:17 pm

    That crossiant looks delishhhh

  • Manda
    February 4, 2010 at 8:18 pm

    you=total nerd, but hey, that’s why we love you 😉 Glad you had a good time.

  • Hillary [Nutrition Nut on the Run]
    February 4, 2010 at 8:19 pm

    you + glasses = adorable.

  • Suzanne de Cornelia
    February 4, 2010 at 8:37 pm

    BTW I wanted to ck out why Reese Witherspoon was trending on Google so, went to Google news. Check the first blog listed and a photo, except for the longer hair, looks like you, Jenna! Hmm. Maybe I need to do a switched at birth post on my blog. Anything for traffic. Bad, blogger, bad, bad, bad.

  • Catherine
    February 4, 2010 at 9:20 pm

    Haha love the interstate blogging from the skies! How very jetsetter of you 😉

  • Teniah
    February 4, 2010 at 10:56 pm

    Definitely a cool post – I’m sure the other passengers were quite curious since you were photographing your sandwich (not something you see everyday! haha.) Such cute pictures…Okay, but I have to ask – How in the world do you stay so skinny with the amazing food you eat? (must be all those hours of power yoga!!) Have fun and enjoy yourself!!

  • Tasha - The Clean Eating Mama
    February 5, 2010 at 1:27 am

    LOVE your plane photo session!

  • christie, honoring health
    February 5, 2010 at 2:15 am

    In the first couple of pictures, you look like Courtney!

    Hope you arrived safely and are having a wonderful time with your family!

  • Nancy in Naples
    February 5, 2010 at 4:11 am

    Google Miamism you will find a Realtor (Ines) in Miami who blogs “Miami through an Iphone.” She gets THE best pictures and all are with her Iphone!
    Have fun at home – know your Mom & Dad must be SO happy to have you home with them.

  • Nancy in Naples
    February 5, 2010 at 4:12 am

    Google Miamism you will find a Realtor (Ines) in Miami who blogs “Miami through an Iphone.” She gets THE best pictures and all are with her Iphone!
    Have fun at home – know your Mom & Dad must be SO happy to have you home with them.

  • PippaPatchwork
    February 5, 2010 at 4:37 am

    I’ve never wanted a croissant so badly in my life!

  • Tiffany @ A Dantat's Life
    February 5, 2010 at 4:48 am

    Have fun at home!! Your croissant looks mouth wateringly delicious! 😀 And it sounds like you’re have a good flight so far!

    What airline do you fly that has wi-fi in the air?? That’s so cool!

  • marisa (vinyasa mama)
    February 5, 2010 at 8:14 am

    That ham and cheese croissant looks AMAZING!!! My mouth is watering as I’m reading this….I may have to go buy one. But how will it compare??!! Have fun at home and welcome back to the east coast!!

  • Kristilyn (My 29th Year)
    February 5, 2010 at 8:16 am

    LOL! Very cute airplane shots – I would probably be too freaked out that someone would laugh at me for doing it. How brave of you! 🙂

    That croissant looks amazing!!! I definitely would have devoured that. Lucky you!


  • Annie
    February 5, 2010 at 9:14 am

    Hi Jenna! I love the Lululemon hoodie! I actually went to a lululemon store for the first time last week and LOVED everything in there! So expensive, but quality and super comfy. I ended up leaving with a pair of cropped running spandex pants…but tried on multiple hoodies that I wanted! I’m sure it kept you super comfy on your trip.

    P.s. I’m a vegetarian but that ham & cheese on a croissant looks AMAZING. I may consider having a nibble if it were starring me straight in the eye 😉

    Have fun visiting your parents and enjoy Florida!

  • Pat
    February 5, 2010 at 9:18 pm

    Beach Music- one of my all time favorite books. Enjoy.