Archive for the 'everyday adventures' Category

climbing up mount washington & out of ruts

Thursday, January 24th, 2013

Have you ever been in a rut that forces you to say no to everything? A rut that makes you back out of plans when the logistics seem too complicated or when you envision yourself being way too tired? A rut that kills the thing in you that fuels your sense of adventure? Sure, I […]

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, […]

looking up

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012

I may be biased, but I’ve always thought that of all the airports to fly into, Boston has the prettiest view. As you peer down through your tiny oval window, the plane hovers over a jagged edged harbor dotted with little islands, then heads toward buildings that very slowly come into view. The plane lowers […]

happy fourth of july

Wednesday, July 4th, 2012

why i keep blogging

Monday, June 25th, 2012

Some people ask me why I started blogging and I’ve got a slew of reasons for them. I love to travel and I thought that tracking my travels would be a great way to hold myself accountable.  It would be a way to not let my all too practical side get the best of me. […]

there’s so much to see out there

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

You just have to look…   Happy halfway through the week!

on permanence, and pretty travel photos

Monday, May 21st, 2012

I believe in surrounding myself in travel even when I’m home. I started this post with one simple intention: to show you how pretty the walls of our new home are getting with travel photos encased in cheap, but of course lovely, frames from the Christmas Tree Shop. I was going to refer back to […]

taste of the nation boston celebrates marathon monday with 26.2 percent off tickets!

Saturday, April 14th, 2012

Yes, I’m being incredibly in-your-face promotional about next week’s  Taste of the Nation Boston event, but you know that I wouldn’t flood my blog with things that I couldn’t care less about. In fact, this is something that I care a lot about. On April 19th, Taste of the Nation Boston will raise the critical funds necessary to […]