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Europe 2013: Day 1-Arriving in Prague

Europe 2013: Day 1-Arriving in Prague

As detailed in my previous post, the huz and I recently celebrated our five-year wedding anniversary. To celebrate the occasion, we vacationed in Europe! We had such an incredible time on our first trip to Europe together last year (to Paris, Florence, and Rome), that we decided to return! This time, we visited different countries. … Continue reading

Europe 2012: Day 7–Touring Florence

Europe 2012: Day 7–Touring Florence

You might remember me mentioning that when we traveled from Paris to the Palace of Versailles during our vacation, that the crowds were crazy! Well, when we were in Florence, we went to visit another palace – this time the Palazzo Pitti. In the 15th century, this was a palace for the royal Medici family, … Continue reading

Europe 2012: Day 6–First Full Day in Florence

Europe 2012: Day 6–First Full Day in Florence

If you’ve been following my Europe recap posts, you might remember that my last post covered our day of traveling from Paris, France to Florence, Italy, and our initial explorations of Florence. This post will cover our first full day in Florence, during which we roughly followed the ‘Florence in 1 Day’ itinerary in the … Continue reading

Hooray for Fridays

Hooray for Fridays

Thursday morning I survived on a banana and iced coffee, as I do most days. After commuting from Bethesda to Baltimore, I grabbed a soft pretzel at the airport. Mmm, I haven’t had Auntie Anne’s in a few years. After landing in Detroit, I commuted back to Ann Arbor, and grabbed some Dibella’s on the … Continue reading

LSO Concert Night – January 2012

LSO Concert Night – January 2012

Last night I did something that I haven’t done in many years – played in an orchestra concert! You may remember me mentioning last fall that I auditioned, and was accepted into, an orchestra affiliated with the health system for which I work. I started playing violin when I was 9, in fourth grade, and … Continue reading

Jamaican Jerk Pit, Take II

Jamaican Jerk Pit, Take II

Despite a bout of illness last week, from which I am now nearly recovered, I managed to dine out for a couple meals in the last week. First up, a random craving for Jamaican Jerk Pit. To start, we were considering either the Fried Plantains or else the Jerk Chicken Nachos, so instead, we compromised … Continue reading

Labor Day Done Right

Labor Day Done Right

I’ve been eating quite well this Labor Day weekend. Tonight I got around to uploading several days’ worth of food pictures from my camera onto my laptop, so let me bring you up to speed on what I have been nomming. In honor of it being September 1 last week, I made a fall-ish meal, … Continue reading