our travels…

Thursday, September 3rd, 2009

It seems like only yesterday I cornered Mike into taking me out on a date to see The Blair Witch Project after spending a whole summer really starting to like him. He picked me up, we awkwardly sat through a horrible movie and then he took me out for coffee at Dunkin Donuts before taking me home. A typical date […]

4th of july

Saturday, July 4th, 2009

A long time ago, before hockey and skating, Catholic school, college and real life, my family spent weekends in Maine. I remember Fourth of July, sitting on the deck at night overlooking the lake. My parents and their friends laughing and talking, everyone enjoying lobster and corn on the cob, and my sister Jenny and […]

a place with a beach

Wednesday, May 20th, 2009

The last place Mike and I went on a vacation was to… Santa Barbara, California. This week I am putting my persuasion skills to the test, trying to get him to a new destination this fall. It also has great beaches. According to the package my friends at Travelzoo sent me, we have until June […]

i’m being sent to gloucester

Friday, May 15th, 2009

…by Trazzler. Specifically, to grab a lobster roll at Charlie’s Place. That doesn’t sound like a bad idea. Mike and I go up to Gloucester, MA every year for our anniversary. But, this September we are looking to plan a bigger trip. I am hoping this weekend gives me a chance to catch up with […]

it’s time to plan a summer vacation

Wednesday, May 13th, 2009

I have been too focused on planning my days off from work around weddings throughout the rest of the year to realize that we are are only getting closer to Memorial Day and summer is just around the corner. Luckily, I have had some helpful people keep me in the loop when it comes to […]

i am taking a vacation

Friday, April 3rd, 2009

…at the end of this month. I will be out of the office for 6 whole days and while I made an effort to cram in a trip to Stockholm and even looked up flights to Costa Rica to possibly reconnect with my friend Sue, my anniversary date loomed over my head, reminding me that […]