February 1, 2017

a very delayed post...

We took a trip to New York City for a day (actually about 12 hours) during the holidays. We saw Waitress, a broadway musical that was unbelievably well acted and sung. It was my first actual New York Broadway show and it was the best musical I hav...

January 24, 2017

"To announce that there must be no criticism of the president, or that we are to stand by the president, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public." 
---- Theodore Roosevelt, May 1918

The day after the new pre...

January 11, 2017

I often live life mindlessly, forgetting the moments of each of day sometimes even before it has ended. This year I will capture a photograph of something beautiful every day. 365 photos to catalogue a year in my life. I am going to work hard to post more than just sel...

January 2, 2017

As part of our impromptu holiday trip to Tennessee, we visited Gatlinburg for some cabin-living, Smoky Mountain hiking, cinnamon rolls, and beautiful scenery. The town is recovering from a recent fire that devastated so many people and businesses. Gatlinburg is beautif...

December 20, 2016

Last week I was suddenly overcome with the idea of travelling. So, like any true millennial, I took to the internet for budget-friendly travel options. I found pastel-picturesque places with mountains and glaciers, but no local airports meant huge flight costs. I put t...

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