Category Archives: Travels

A Glimpse

Just a glimpse of the Sagrada Familia cathedral in Barcelona from our weekend visit this weekend. What an awesome space, in the most true sense of the word. Since returning to Dublin, it’s been all go to get ready for … Continue reading

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We’re Off to Barcelona!

It feels like I only touched down in Dublin yesterday (really it was just over a week), but Michael and I are hopping on a plane tonight for a long weekend in Barcelona! Neither of us have ever been, but we’ve … Continue reading

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Snow on Trees

It snowed! In Maine, not Dublin, in case you missed the episode last week where I surprised my family by coming home for Thanksgiving. I think this is the first snow I’ve seen in over two years, so it feels … Continue reading

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Delightful Design / Sleep at 31 Leeson Close

At the very end of October, which feels like eight million years ago already, Michael and I had the pleasure of staying in the city centre at 31 Leeson Close for the night. I had been meaning to get to … Continue reading

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12 Hours in Glasgow, Scotland

A few months ago, when Michael got his basketball schedule, we both panicked a little. Every year when the season starts, we realize we have just a handful of weekends between September and April to escape. This year, we decided … Continue reading

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48 Hours in Donegal and Fermanagh

A few weeks ago, Michael and I hopped in the car on Friday night for a little excursion to County Donegal and County Fermanagh, neither of which either of us had spent any real time in – except at the … Continue reading

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The Tiniest Irish Post Office

I’m still going through photos from my travels last week, but I thought we’d all get a kick out of this little sneak peek. How about the tiniest Irish post office you ever did see? Just inland from the cliffs … Continue reading

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Picnic Ready / Roasted Vegetable Tabouleh Salad

  My goal for the last few weeks of the summer is to make the absolute most of the season. I want to make it seem like it’s still nice weather when in reality, it’s getting chillier and windier and … Continue reading

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The Evolution of an Amateur Stand Up Paddleboarding Headstand

I don’t do yoga at all, but I got it in my head while we were at Flaggstaff Lake that I was going to do a headstand on my paddleboard just like our guide. It looked hard, but not impossible. … Continue reading

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Maine Adventures: Hiking and Stand Up Paddleboarding with Maine Huts & Trails

A few weeks ago, I was invited to spend a night at the Maine Huts and Trails lodge at Flagstaff Lake. I left Michael at home because he is like dessert to mosquitos and instead asked my dad and sister to … Continue reading

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