Seychelles: La Digue sights

Anse Severe This was our ‘local’ beach, just down the street from our accommodations, and featured multiple beach bars. Eric tried snorkeling on our first day but the combination of shallow water and waves meant his only souvenir was a scraped up knee. :(...

Manny’s Memorial Weekend

We traveled to Florida (my fourth trip in less than three months) in mid-September for my Dad’s Memorial service. I am not going to get into too much detail here but we made it through the experience with the help of my siblings, their families, my aunt and...

Art in Bloom 2022

Art in Bloom is a fundraiser for the North Carolina Museum of Art (NCMA) where florists create artwork-inspired floral displays. It is a great annual event that we try to attend each year. These are some of our favorites from 2022: