The first half of Day 1 of 6 days we spent in Rome this past March 2018. We started the morning by exploring our neighborhood, Trastevere, and played tourists at the Colosseum and Roman Forum.Read More
CHIANG MAI, THAILAND: ELEPHANT NATURE PARK, SATURDAY NIGHT MARKET, NIMMAN
A day meeting the herd at Elephant Nature Park outside Chiang Mai, Thailand. Eating all the foods at Saturday Night Market followed by frozen beers and a rooftap bar in Nimman.Read More
BANGKOK & CHIANG MAI, THAILAND: SIAM SQUARE, JIM THOMPSON HOUSE, OVERNIGHT TRAIN
This is day 3 and 4 of 20 days in Southeast Asia. Our last day in Bangkok we visit the Jim Thompson House Museum, buy backpacks at the Bangkok Art and Culture Center, eat hotpot, visit Erawan Shrine, and see the Snake Farm. Later in the evening, we catch an overnight train from Bangkok to Chiang Mai. We explore Chiang Mai’s Old City, eat grilled tilapia, visit the Lanna Folk Art Museum and take a Thai cooking class in the evening.Read More
BANGKOK, THAILAND: WAT PHO, BANGKOK NATIONAL MUSEUM, WAT ARUN
This is day 2 of 20 days in Southeast Asia. Zach and I explore the historical city center of Bangkok to see the giant Reclining Buddha in person, encounter the public visitation to the royal urn honoring King Bhumibol Adulyadej, climb up Wat Arun, experience two very different museums (one with dead bodies, the other with Thai artifacts) and eat a very delicious fried noodle dish.Read More
MY WEEK IN PHOTOS: DECEMBER 18–24, 2017! (FARM, ASHEVILLE, SHEEP)
The last week at work before the holiday break. A gift-exchange with my Dungeons and Dragons friends ends with digging for gems. I fly out to North Carolina to bring gifts and visit Zach’s sister’s beautiful farm and all her little sheep before heading back home to celebrate Christmas with my family.Read More
MY WEEK IN PHOTOS: DECEMBER 11–17, 2017!
A week of holiday parties at work, celebrating Zach’s birthday on his real birthday, and road tripping to Vegas to continue the festivities. Stopping at a ghost town, experiencing peak Vegas kitsch at the Peppermill, and enjoying all the food and drinks Vegas has to offer.Read More
BANGKOK, THAILAND: GOLDEN BUDDHA, YAOWARAT, BANGLAMPHU
This is day 1 of 20 days in Southeast Asia. Here Zach and I spend our first day in Bangkok, Thailand wandering the veins and arteries of Chinatown before taking a water taxi up to Banglamphu to see Khao San Road, the Contemporary Art Center, and many Wats along the way. Enjoy!Read More
A DAY IN MY LIFE: SEPTEMBER 14, 2017!
A day that starts in a hotel room in Denver, Colorado and ends back in my apartment in Los Angeles. I snuck in a last minute visit to the Clyfford Still Museum before flying back to Los Angeles and being babied with a free ride home and black cod made at home.Read More
FROM BANGKOK TO CHIANG MAI (OVERNIGHT TRAIN, THAI COOKING CLASS)
Last day in Bangkok before taking the overnight sleeper train to Chiang Mai and spending the day wandering the old city and the evening in an Asia Scenic Thai cooking class.Read More
TWO DAYS IN BANGKOK, THAILAND
Photographs and observations from our first two days in Thailand.Read More
MY WEEK IN PHOTOS: SEPTEMBER 4–10, 2017!
Enjoying a day off with my family, celebrating Gabby’s birthday *twice*, the launch party of a Getty publications project that I loooove, and the weekend in Colorado with my parents before a conference starts on Monday.Read More
5 WEEKS OUT FROM OUR TRIP TO THAILAND, VIETNAM AND CAMBODIA!
We are about 5 weeks away from our trip to Thailand, Vietnam, and Cambodia and finally, some details have fallen into place. I heard from a few friends who have visited Southeast Asia for months at a time to keep the itinerary as open as possible, but I couldn’t help myself…I had to plan out transit between cities and start booking accommodations, especially as we’re trying to squeeze in seven cities in three weeks.Read More