Did I mention how excited I am that we’re going to Ireland? Mid-June is possibly the best time to travel to the Emerald Isle, and we’ll be in Dublin June 13-15. The average temperatures for those days are in the 60s, and according to TimeAndDate.com, the average sunrise for those days 5 a.m. and sunset is … More How we’re seeing Dublin in 38 hours (we might just be crazy)
AHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH! Sorry about the exclamation — I’m just really, really excited! This summer, I’ll be spending a week in London with my travel pal, Sarah. And in our planning, we figured that we might as well plan a trip to Dublin while we’re in the U.K. We both have a love for pubs and Irish jigs and … More How we’re squeezing in a weekend trip to Dublin
I was lucky enough to head down to the National Cherry Blossom Festival this past Friday with a group of people from my work. Coincidentally, the trip happened the day after I got my new NikonD5200 DSLR camera in the mail. The flowers weren’t yet at their peak bloom, so most of them were still white instead … More National Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington D.C.
My Backyard Sometimes it’s too easy to take for granted the things around you — like the lake down the street, or the concert hall the next town over. For me, it’s been my proximity to the nation’s capital that I often fail to appreciate. While I grew up only 30 minutes away from Washington, … More The Lincoln Memorial and Other Things in My Backyard