Category Archives: Travels

Off to Croatia!

Next Monday, Michael and I are headed to Croatia! Before Christmas, Michael came home from a basketball fundraiser with a surprise. He had won short-haul AerLingus tickets in the raffle! That guy has great luck winning trips. So, we booked … Continue reading

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Wandering Amsterdam: Bicycles, Canals and Crooked Buildings

The first and only other time I visited Amsterdam was with Michael several years ago. We accidentally arrived on Queen’s Day, the Netherlands’ biggest celebration of the year, when they all dress in orange and shut down all the public … Continue reading

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Hello from Amsterdam

Hello from Amsterdam! It’s been so sunny I’m hopping on a plane back to Dublin with a bunch of new freckles and a lot of lovely memories of giggles with sweet friends. We walked and ate our way around the city … Continue reading

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Belfast Exploring / Lunch at the National

I’ve been so impressed by the design I’ve stumbled across in Ireland lately. A year or so ago I was lamenting that every cafe felt a little bit the same – the same industrial style that wasn’t too adventurous or … Continue reading

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All Over the World with Conde Nast Traveler

Over the last few weeks, I’ve been writing about places all over the world for Conde Nast Traveler. I thought I’d send you on a little journey through those articles today! 10 Best Free Things to Do in Dublin – I … Continue reading

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Oh, the Places We’ll Go…in 2015

Berlin, 2012 Happy Friday, everybody! We’re barely a few weeks into 2015 and the calendar seems to be filling up quite quickly. It’s like you blink and the calendar goes from blank to multi-colored with dates and events and excitement! … Continue reading

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Barcelona / Light at the Sagrada Familia

I started to write a post about our time in Barcelona before Christmas, actually I started it days ago on the bus from Maine to Boston to catch my flight to Dublin. When my computer wouldn’t upload 53 photos on … Continue reading

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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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