Our Lady

· Mourning the Notre Dame fire in Paris · There are few events these days that garners the same response from everyone. In a hyper-polarized culture, there are often several interpretations of events and even tragedies rather than a collective response. When the 850 year old Notre Dame de Paris caught fire Monday night, we saw … More Our Lady

A Royally Good Day Out

· Exploring the twin towns of Windsor and Eton · Have you ever been somewhere that completely overwhelms you with beauty and history? Windsor and Eton in Berkshire, England is one of those places. Straddling the River Thames, these two little towns are steeped in the history of England’s upper crust dating back to the 11th century when … More A Royally Good Day Out

Chasing Sunsets

· Appreciating sunsets around the world, across the years · No matter how many times we see one, we can’t help but wonder at the beauty of sunsets. Maybe it’s because they’re all a little different and maybe it’s because we’re not always guaranteed one. Maybe it’s watching the colors shift and change in the … More Chasing Sunsets

Places of Fiction: Edward Rutherfurd’s London: The Novel

· Exploring the world through words · I know I’m not the first person to fall in love with London. The English city has been captivating people for over 2000 years and thanks to movies, TV shows, and books, there are some who fall in love with it without ever visiting. For those of us … More Places of Fiction: Edward Rutherfurd’s London: The Novel