lancaster in a day

To Lancaster from Philadelphia it takes between 1 and 2 hours, and being that we’d had our first taste of freedom and had another week before I went back to work to teach, we decided to plan another, slightly spur-of-the-moment trip. It can be difficult to find somewhere to stay within Lancaster that is not … More lancaster in a day

country roads

    It finally happened: we felt comfortable enough to venture out our back door, and away! On, to the country roads of West Virginia… We booked an airbnb that we’d stayed at a couple of years ago (read about the fun we had at –> West Virginian Valentine) and felt that since it was … More country roads

beaches in october

    With a hectic start to the school year and working oh-so-many hours, we decided to get away and take a weekend just for us. Being that we aren’t beach enthusiasts during the summer, we thought we’d venture out to a few desirable locations now that the crowds have presumably died down: Ocean City, … More beaches in october

friday in harlem

Since Matt and I had off on Friday we decided it’d be a perfect time to visit NYC! We visited Harlem since we typically visit the same sites every time we go to NY and have never been there. If you’re not familiar with NY, Harlem is north of Central Park. We bought Bolt Bus … More friday in harlem

doylestown

As a teacher, I prefer to spend Sunday evenings at home doing not much of anything. However, this past Sunday we had the opportunity to drive a DJ friend out towards Doylestown for a job, so while he DJ’d his wedding, we spent some time in Doylestown. Doylestown is about an hour north of Philly, and … More doylestown

wandering valentines

I 100% see the logic in looking at Valentine’s Day as a cliche, non-important holiday. But we use it, as so many other couples, as time to hang out and enjoy each-other’s company anyway. We go all out most years, and this year we made it a weekend endeavor, combining various, somewhat local travel excursions. Matt did the planning, and it … More wandering valentines