defining adventure

Wednesday, June 10th, 2015

This past Sunday my family and I had nothing on the agenda. No barbecues, no parties, no errands (we do grocery shopping on Saturdays now, don’t be jealous). So we decided to be spontaneous – on a whim, we went to the zoo. The idea just came to us, I looked up Sunday hours and […]

the meaning of homesick

Friday, November 9th, 2012

Last week I was was brainstorming with some colleagues to identify specific experiences, moments and feelings that tend to be collectively shared by individuals of a particular age and demographic. We stumbled upon the intersection of life where one leaves high school, and in some cases, heads to college, and a thought sprung. For some, […]

staying awhile

Monday, September 17th, 2012

When you’ve got a nine to five job and have a limited number of vacation days a year, it’s easy to get a little ahead of yourself when it’s time to travel. As we planned our trip to Budapest, Mike couldn’t stop to take a breath without me finding a window of opportunity to bulk […]

bucketing budapest

Wednesday, April 11th, 2012

When I travel I tend to organize my trips according to how I’ll blog them. I bucket the sites, attractions and restaurants into themes and I craft each post in my head as I go. Mike knows this about me and half way through our trip he asked if I had thought about how I […]

when music takes you places, christmas edition

Friday, December 17th, 2010

Music that inspires travel memories.

the eastern market in washington dc

Sunday, September 19th, 2010

Exploring the Eastern Market in Washington, DC.


Thursday, August 12th, 2010

photography in paris during the spring

a piece of my mexico vacation, for now

Thursday, July 8th, 2010

mexico vacation