Top Books of 2017

It is December and that means best of the year lists! It’s fun to learn which I’ve read have been lauded (if any) and discover new books to read in the upcoming year. I’m going to make my annual contribution to the list. However, most lists focus on books that have been published in the […]

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New Mexico: Part 2

Meow Wolf was worth the trip. Regular readers of this blog know how I feel about immersive art experiences. This bowling alley turned art space delivered. I’ll try to not reveal too many of the secrets but be forewarned. When we pulled into the Meow Wolf parking lot, I could already tell that we had […]

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New Mexico: Part 1

It’s been a few weeks. Lots of writing, travel, and so much more mischief! I’m going to talk about a recent trip  to New Mexico in early November. A little over a year ago, my friend texted me a photo of this place called Meow Wolf. She played dinosaur bones that made noises like a […]

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Ireland: Part 8

And in a flash, it was our last day in Ireland! What a trip! We ended our trip driving back to Dublin. We were going to spend our last day in Dublin and the outskirts but were staying at a hotel near the airport. We had chosen the weekend of the U2 concert to return […]

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Ireland: Part 7

It was our final day on the road trip of Ireland. The next day, we would return the car to Dublin, enjoy the capital for the rest of the day, and then fly out the following morning. So we were going to make the best of it (as always)! We had been strongly advised that […]

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Ireland: Part 6

I’ve talked about our time at the Cliffs of Moher. Now it was time to start our trek back to Dublin. Our sixth day was spent traveling to Limerick County at Bunratty Castle and Folk Park and Limerick itself. After a much-needed refreshing sleep, we had a lovely breakfast overlooking the bay. We were having […]

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Two More Posts for Book Riot

It’s been a busy few weeks and I am a little behind on my trip to Ireland. But I’ll get back to normally scheduled programming soon. Until then, here are my two recent posts at Book Riot! Enjoy! Snacking on the Past: 5 Books about Food History Red Roses for Edgar Allen Poe    

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