Browsing Category


  • loveland-pass-colorado-view

    A Sparkling Drive through Loveland Pass, Colorado

    Michael and I spent last weekend visiting his middle brother and his wife and two kiddos in Denver for a few days. We took advantage of the long weekend and cheap Southwest flights (yay…

    January 25, 2016
  • battleship-texas-3

    Texas Exploring / Battleship Texas

    So, turns out there’s a big ol’ battleship just south of Houston. And it’s so cool! Michael and I spotted a sign for Battleship Texas when we were coming back from the beach a…

    September 30, 2015
  • houston-view-chase-tower-1

    Texas Exploring / Rice University and the Chase Tower

    My little brother flew in to Houston late last night so we spent the gloriously sunny (also very hot and humid) day exploring together. We started with a stroll through Rice University, which is…

    September 23, 2015
  • green-house-surfside-beach

    Texas Exploring / South Texas and Southside Beach

    Michael and I had an errand to run earlier today south of Houston. We’ll be here in Texas for a few months, and Michael needed to have finger prints taken so he can work…

    September 15, 2015
  • Blueberry picking in Maine

    Maine Exploring / Picking Blueberries!

    This is the first year Michael and I have been in Maine since our wedding seven years ago, and I’ve really missed blueberry season in Maine all these years. The weird thing is that…

    August 11, 2015
  • westy-fam-hiking

    Travelogue: Colorado Springs (Part 2)

    Good morning! Are you ready for part two of our Colorado Springs whirlwind adventure?! Well, that’s what you’re going to get today. These posts are a little more family-oriented, but I’ve realized they’re as…

    August 10, 2015
  • junkyard-colorado

    Travelogue: Colorado Springs (Part 1)

    These are the Boulder and Denver travelogues from a few weeks ago in case you missed them!  Wecome to the final city on my very brief Colorado visit a few weeks ago! We spent a whirlwind…

    August 3, 2015