Scenes from the Women’s March in Providence, RI

The Providence chapter's rally, officially called the RI Women's Solidarity Rally, was held on the south lawn of the Rhode Isl

Gift Ideas for the Space Geek in Your Life

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 g

The Bucket List Hiking Trip Through Arizona and Utah

I was able to strike three destinations from my bucket list and my husband was able to strike one destination from his bucket

How to Hike Angel’s Landing in Zion National Park

Here's what it's like to hike Angel's Landing for the first time.

Why Mars Matters – the NASA Mars Day Social

On August 18, 2016, NASA Social attendees were treated to a day-long event in New Orleans, LA and in Bay St. Louis, MS to cele

Part 2: What to See and Do in Lisbon and Beyond

Here are some attractions and activities for Lisbon, Portugal.

A Connecticut Castle Built by Sherlock Holmes (Sort of.)

Gillette Castle in East Haddam, CT is an American Craftsman-style castle that sits on a 184-acre estate that is now a state pa

Boston’s Memorial Day Flag Garden

Every Memorial Day Weekend since 2009, a pretty great tradition goes on display on the Boston Common. Hundreds of volunteers

New Book from We Report Space

Some of my SpaceX CRS-3 NASA Social photography was included in an excellent new book called We Report Space.

Life with An Old Rescue Dog, One Month In

Grandpa Brooke is approx. 13 years old and was dropped at a shelter in Harlem by the one and only family he had ever known.

Welcome home, Brooke!

On April 19, 2016, I did a pretty crazy thing. I took the day off from work and drove 180 miles to New York City to adopt a re

Part 1: Getting to and eating through Lisbon

A look at adventures in transportation and dining in Portugal's capital city.

Beautiful Boston

Some recent shots of Boston at sunset - as seen from the 27th floor of the Westin Copley Place.

The Crucible of Cancer

This is perhaps the most personal part of the journey: the re-assembly of me.

Mikey, our first foster dog, finds his new home

Mikey had been in the system for at least a year and a half, and we promised that we wouldn't give up on him.