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Birmingham First Impression

Birmingham First Impression

After spending some time in London the only things I had heard about Birmingham were negative comments delivered with a scoff and sometimes a slight shake of the head. As you can imagine because of this I wasn’t too sure how well I was going to […]

Use your words… 29th of October

Use your words… 29th of October

I haven’t posted one of these in a while so I have a few additions to the list. Being that I have been in Birmingham for the past few weeks the list is growing, which I love! Sometimes I forget to write them down though […]

Jersey Island All Day Tour

Jersey Island All Day Tour

The first time my honey told me he was going to Jersey my mind filled with images of tan, muscular, fist pumping youths. “Oh… well, I’m kind of sad you’re going to my country without me, but I hope you have fun.” I said, half hearted. “No, ” […]

Glasgow Hop on Hop off Tour

Glasgow Hop on Hop off Tour

So when I went to Glasgow  back in June I took advantage of the Hop On Hop Off tour and thought I’d just share some of what I saw. It was luckily nice and sunny for the majority of it and the clouds only rolled […]

Absent through the summer

Absent through the summer

I didn’t mean to be so absent. There were so many times when I would think… “I should write a post about this…” But did not. I went home to Texas for a few weeks to be consumed by the heat and spend some time […]

The Barr Brothers

The Barr Brothers

I mean first of all, I LOVE these guys. They move my soul and my body starts to sway involuntarily. For some reason I am transported back to Stubbs in Austin and I never even saw them there, but still they have lead me by […]

Washington DC – Walking down Pennsylvania Avenue

Washington DC – Walking down Pennsylvania Avenue

I went to Washington DC last November October (2013) when the government and all of their funded buildings were shut down. It rained… just about everyday. It was not a horrible trip because I had some great company but it had its obstacles. I haven’t had […]

Junip – In Every Direction

Junip – In Every Direction

Heard them on The Secret Life of Walter Mitty and am loving their sound.

Second Day on the North Downs Way

Second Day on the North Downs Way

On this morning my walking partner and I woke up at about 5:30 am with the sun. The view from the B&B window really was lovely. After lying in bed for a little while I asked her… “Are we really going to just lay here for 2 […]

A Narrative of Light and Shadow – Female Photographers from Taiwan

A Narrative of Light and Shadow – Female Photographers from Taiwan

Today I was wandering around the University of Edinburgh and came upon the School of Art and Architecture. While there, I visited the Matthew Architecture Gallery and I am so glad I did. A table sat at the entrance and a sweet young lady told […]