things to do in boston

Sunday, January 10th, 2010

Next weekend my friends and I will be hosting our friend Caitlin, from New York, for a local spin on our regular girls’ weekends. Despite the fact that we aren’t going to a new city, I thought it would be fun to step back and take a look at Boston from a tourist’s perspective to […]

without the flash

Wednesday, October 21st, 2009

Sometimes things look prettier in a tiny little screen, in the dark. But if you look closely, you can find the character in there somewhere. It’s all in your perspective…

digital snapshots

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009

This is how I used to chronicle my memories. I’d take my roll of film to CVS, wait patiently for the photos to be printed, look at them with excitement when they were finally developed, and then sort through them – picking and choosing which ones would be salvaged for an album. My six month […]

macro mode

Tuesday, July 21st, 2009

Taking a good picture is important. Whether you are traveling to the ends of the earth, going away for the weekend or even taking the day to celebrate two good friends getting married, failing to capture the moments can make you full of regrets. As I’ve mentioned before, getting better at taking good photos is […]

a photographic chronicle of boston

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2009

My goal for the next few weeks is to spend as much time in my apartment as I can. I have to raise these little guys – Angie and Walt. As part of our kitten-proofing, we cleaned out all of the magazines and books from the bottom shelf of our coffee table to eliminate the […]

travel goals, interpreted

Wednesday, May 27th, 2009

The white pins in the beautiful world map that Mike built for me represent the places I want to visit, but have never been. I plan to remove those pins for two reasons: firstly, it’s assumed that given the chance, I would go anywhere. The second is, sometimes lofty goals can be too daunting and […]

travel photos, part II

Tuesday, February 24th, 2009

Apparently, I am turning the evolution of my apartment walls into a series on this travel gear tuesday. A couple of weeks ago I was rummaging through my parents’ attic in search for a book that my pneumonia-stricken sister could read to pass the time while immobile and I came across a very cool frame […]

travel photos

Tuesday, February 17th, 2009

It has been a couple of weeks, but the pictures are finally up… It is a cluster that we can build upon as we take more photos…