Archive for January, 2012

winter and a giveaway winner

Wednesday, January 25th, 2012

It’s that time of year when I wake up and leave my house for work in the dark and by the time I return, it’s even darker.┬áThe only bright side is I get to see the sun rise on the train each morning. Winter in New England can be dreary, even when you come across […]

a day in pompeii at the museum of science

Tuesday, January 24th, 2012

One of my favorite parts of travel is being able to experience the everyday of another place because it’s different. There are cultures and rituals that aren’t my own, that strengthen my perspective. What’s more rare though, is being thrown into a time machine that takes me to a place that’s both far away and […]

canvas your travel memories: a giveaway

Wednesday, January 18th, 2012

There was a canvas photo of me, my brother and my sister that hung over the couch in the Maine house where we vacationed as kids. We’re smiling, and a little sunburned. Whenever I see a canvas print I think of that photo and I’m back inside that little house – which once defined travel […]