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Brunch @ The Boiler House

Honestly…Who doesn’t love brunch?! Last weekend I was able to take one of my closest friends out to brunch for her birthday. Being a mom, it’s hard to get out and do those little things for ourselves. 302 more words

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Adventure to History (Part 1)

Dear Jasper and Kestrel,

Our adventure yesterday covered some familiar ground also some new adventures. Uncle David gave Liza and me a ride downtown so we could have more energy and time to spend there. 450 more words

A Year in 52 Albums - no.9: The Pearl - Harold Budd and Brian Eno

Sat on a train last week, I allowed myself to drift listening to this album. The view from the window was an urban landscape transformed: I suppose snow does that to familiar places; shows you a beauty that you don’t notice looking at the same views every day. 308 more words


A Qatari stopover- 10 hours in Doha

Back on the road again. Back on the sweet, sweet road again. It didn’t really feel like long since my last trip because, well, it wasn’t. 2,010 more words

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Book a Day: The Pearl

I just had no idea what was coming, when I picked up this book. Nothing at all.

(Note: I actually read this before The Bridge of San Luis Rey… 377 more words


Perlan (The Pearl)

@ Reykjavik, Iceland

July 2017

Perlan (The Pearl) is a landmark building in Reykjavík, the capital of Iceland.  Five hot water storage tanks sat on a hilltop for decades until 1991 when the mayor at the time updated the tanks and added a glass dome placed on top.  19 more words