• Texas
  • Dallas Arboretum Pumpkin Village

    I was excited to hear about “Autumn at the Arboretum” at Dallas Arboretum, but was even more excited to see pictures of its massive pumpkin spread on social media. Apparently we have a “nationally acclaimed pumpkin village” that I obviously had to go see. After several weeks of busy weekends and poor weather, we finally had a chance to check […]

  • France
  • Gardens of Versailles

    As much as I liked the chateau, I loved the gardens of Versailles. This French garden was nothing like I’ve ever seen; all the plants were perfectly manicured, marble statues were tastefully displayed around each corner, and light classical music played from mysterious places behind the hedges. But the most delightful? The many, many fountains! As I […]