Most people may think of hot weather and the beach when they think of Costa Rica, but that is only one aspect of the many environments in this diverse country. In 2013, my husband and I did a trek across Costa Rica from the beach to the rain forest. We flew into Liberia, visited the…… Continue reading Visiting Monteverde, the cloud forest of Costa Rica
This afternoon, my husband and I made a trip to Providence to join in on a local rally in support of the Women’s March on Washington. The Providence chapter’s rally, officially called the RI Women’s Solidarity Rally, was held on the south lawn of the Rhode Island State House. The crowd assembled at the rally…… Continue reading Scenes from the Women’s March in Providence, RI
It’s that time of the year when I am searching my brain and scouring the Internet in search of gift ideas for the many geeks in my life. It can be tough to find gifts for people who love gadgets and have the purchasing power to get their own toys. But, here are some (hopefully…… Continue reading Gift Ideas for the Space Geek in Your Life
I recently got back from an epic bucket list hiking trip out to the American Southwest – one in which I was able to strike three destinations from my bucket list and my husband was able to strike one destination from his bucket list. Southern Utah would serve as our home base, but our trip…… Continue reading The Bucket List Hiking Trip Through Arizona and Utah
Here’s what it’s like to hike Angel’s Landing for the first time.
On August 18, 2016, a small group of NASA Social attendees (me included!) were treated to a day-long event in New Orleans, Louisiana and in Bay St. Louis, Mississippi to celebrate our nation’s Journey to Mars.
Here are some attractions and activities for Lisbon, Portugal.