Cliffs Of Moher

The Husband and I flew red eye via London to Shannon, Ireland, kick starting our whirlwind weekend in Ireland with some good friends.  Although our flight was delayed getting in, we took advantage of the sunny day ahead and headed straight out to the Cliffs of Moher for some sightseeing.  We really lucked out with the sun that day and got some beautiful views and shots, but don’t let that sun fool you – it was quite chilly and windy!!  As their website says, the…

Easter in Ireland

With a move back to the east coast and a baby on the way, as The Husband noted in his last post, we’ve been a pretty busy bunch, with a lot less travel and eating out and even less time for blogging.  We still love this space, though, and plan to come on when we can, especially when we have something memorable and/or great to share with you.  Knowing that our lives are significantly changing in the coming months, we were lucky enough to plan…

An Interesting Encounter – Adam Shepard – One Year Lived

Hello, Reader! I haven’t written in a LONG time, sadly.  For the most part, I simply haven’t been traveling, but that’s not completely the issue.  The new house has left me with loads of yard work.  Many of you know the Wife is pregnant, which brings all its own new and exciting challenges to our Life.  Let’s face it – largely, I’ve just been lazy, too.   We have had some interesting travel, however.  Among other places, we went to Ireland recently.  We’ll be headed…

Chihuly at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

On Saturday, my friend Jen and I took a day trip down to Richmond to check out the Chihuly light installation at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts.  If you don’t know who Chihuly is (like me, prior to planning this trip), but you’ve been to Vegas, you would recognize his work from the beautiful ceiling in the lobby of the Bellagio (love!).  The exhibition was wonderful and well worth the drive down and the admission fee.  It’s only there until February 10th and I…