Great Falls, Virginia

I spent the last day of nice weather out hiking. At least it was a nice hike with good company! We went down the riverside trail first. It had many rocks to scramble over, and went right along the river at points, giving a great view.  Someone had attempted to take their baby carriage down […]

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Travel: Jacksonville, NC

On Wednesday, I drove with my coworker down to North Carolina. We rented a Chrysler 200, which  spurred many questions on the way down, such as, is there a Chrysler 100? Could it possibly be more uncomfortable than the car we are sitting in? Why was this car designed to be so uncomfortable? Why does the […]

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Trip to Texas

Before my awesome day on Saturday, I was in Texas. I do recruiting, and I went there for a job fair. I stayed in Austin, Texas, which was so different from Virginia, I couldn’t get over it. Clearly I need to travel more, since I’m in such culture shock. Austin, summed up in one word: […]

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I’m Not Terrible at Traveling

Today I took my first ever solo flight. It sounds silly, but I’m kind of proud of myself. Previously I have always traveled with my parents or my husband. I would just follow them like a puppy around the airport and they would direct me to the appropriate areas. It worked out just fine for […]

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Bad Timing

In about an hour, I’m leaving for the airport to go on a business trip. It’s kind of uncomfortable to be flying at this time of year. Other than the obvious danger of flying and being in large groups of targeted people near the Mexican border, I am super excited about life. Danger aside, I’m […]

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