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 […]
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 […]
Hello dear readers! Currently writing to you from Paris! I actually arrived from London a day ago, where I stayed for a short 3 days (*tear), but I’d like to keep y’all updated in real time, meaning I’ll write about the most recent (or current) city I’m in. However, as you can imagine, writing about everything as they happen […]
I’d say that the Missouri Botanical Gardens is one of my favorite places in St. Louis. It’s a nice size – not too big where you’d have to spend an entire day to see, and not too small where you’d get bored within minutes. So, I was thrilled to make one last hurrah at the beautiful […]
Both the Houston Museum of Natural Science and Cockrell Butterfly Center were located within the larger Hermann Park. We luckily got to catch the last rays of daylight outside after visiting the museums.
Truth be told, I’ve never been to the Dallas Arboretum after living in the area for 13+ years. I snatched up the perfect chance to go when I found out about this “12 Days of Christmas” display at the gardens. It wasn’t too clear what that was really about, but once I arrived it was obvious: On the first […]