So I spent my Thanksgiving in China. As you all wake up to start the turkey in the oven and the potato mashing extravaganza, I'm closing out my exciting day. Never fear, I DID get a little bit of turkey! I am so thankful for the opportunities that joining the CEM faculty have … Continue reading Thanksgiving
It's my birthday!! So, for my 35th, I'm ringing in this birthday in China, preparing for the CEM certification course that I'm teaching tomorrow. I spent the day exploring an ancient Chinese city with a lovely woman named Pati from Orlando who is also here teaching a CEM, and who I only met last night. … Continue reading My Birthday
Hi everyone! My apologies for my absence! These past few weeks have been absolutely insane, and it's not about to slow down for the next month! I promise to be back posting regularly soon. More than soon! This week! Yes. It's certainly been a whirlwind. Usually, I try to get several posts worth of photos … Continue reading Apologies for My Absence!
I had a cute outfit post for today, but I just feel like that would be inappropriate. As a frequenter of the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas (headed to Vegas next week in fact), I am utterly heartbroken for the lives that were taken in such a terrible and cowardly manner. I wish to extend … Continue reading Love for Las Vegas
Sixteen years ago, I was a freshman at the University of Maryland. Having just returned to my dorm room after the spending the previous evening drinking smirnoff ices and consoling my friend Katie over a boy, I happened to turn on the tv before i went to class. I grew up a little over an … Continue reading Sixteen Years
I have only been to Houston once, in 2013 for #ExpoExpo. I remember it being a beautiful city with a convention center that looks like a steam liner. There are a lot of wonderful memories from Houston. The last time I was in Houston, Meg and I were newly engaged. I … Continue reading #TBT Houston 2013 and How You Can Help
I'll just leave this here. There should be no vacancy for hatred or discrimination anywhere, and I am so glad to be a resident of Old Town Alexandria where our local business owners take steps to combat it.