David and Perseus in Florence

Please excuse me while I nerd out for a sec

Statue of David and Perseus in Florence

This is one of my favorite pictures from Europe for so many reasons. I love history. I love art. I really love mythology. So I was swept up into a wave of nerdy joy when I realized (more…)

Around the World on New Year’s Eve

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This year I skipped the pub crawl and spent time with one of my best friends and my mom.

We went around San Diego and did as many New Year’s traditions from the world as we could fit in.

18 countries and a ton of new customs later, we had pretty dang good New Year’s eve.

2013 took me around the world from the desert music festival of Coachella, to Vegas and all over Europe.

I can only hope 2014 will be another globe traipsing.