Monthly Archives: June 2011

The Hubby’s Birthday!

Happy Belated Birthday, Hubby!! Jay’s birthday was last week and we spread out the celebrations. After all, who doesn’t love a week-long party? (just joking- it wasn’t really a week) My family came over for a BBQ and cake to kick of the celebrations. I love decorating for birthdays and got uber-creative with the balloons. […]

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Breakfast and Polaroids

For those of you in Philly, I have two recommendations: (1) Go to Honey’s Sit ‘n Eat in Northern Liberties.  Go between 8-10am, and you can get two eggs, homefries, toast, and bottomless coffee for just $4.  It’s amazing, and you should go tomorrow.  (2) Buy a Polaroid camera. Okay, so the second recommendation isn’t […]

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Old School.

Lately I’ve been really into vintage photography.  I mean, even more so than usual.  In the past month or so, I’ve picked up three old Polaroid cameras and an old Kodak Reflex IA TLR camera.  I’ve shot with one of the Polaroids so far, but I’m waiting on a new shipment of instant film from […]

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Appalachian Trail: Harpers Creek Shelter to Montebello (Day 3)

Thursday morning I woke up at 6:15 am and hit the trail by 7:20, knowing I had to make it back to the car early enough to drive 6 hours back to Philly.  Plus, it was supposed to rain and I wanted to finish the hike before it did.  The first 2.7 miles of the […]

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Appalachian Trail: Paul C. Wolfe Shelter to Harpers Creek Shelter (Day 2)

On Wednesday morning we woke up at 6:20, planning on getting an earlier start and hiking 16 miles to Maupin Field Shelter.  Instead Ben’s knee/IT band started hurting (or rather, started hurting worse than the day before).  After a 5-mile climb up Humpback Mountain, we decided it was best to end the hike for Ben.  […]

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