Category: Photo of the Week

Flash Series KICKSTARTER!!!

Flash Series KICKSTARTER!!!

| June 30, 2017 | 1 Reply

Guys.  It’s happening.  I have launched a Kickstarter campaign for the Flash Series of picture books that I’ve been working on for two years.  I’m pretty much freaking out–as is the illustrator, Aaron Parrott!!  Check out the campaign, reserve a copy, and spread the word! THE AMAZING SUPER LINK IS BELOW:  

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Colmar Christmas Market in 11 Photos

Colmar Christmas Market in 11 Photos

| January 29, 2016 | Reply

You can’t go wrong visiting Colmar, France at any time of year.  The Christmas season is no exception.  The beautiful town, filled with charming architecture and peaceful canals, is decked out in lights and brimming with Christmas spirit.                         Bonus: fun rides!

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Too Much Fun at a Wax Museum: Madame Tussauds in Amsterdam

Too Much Fun at a Wax Museum: Madame Tussauds in Amsterdam

| July 12, 2015 | Reply

While walking around Amsterdam, we were looking to distract Sequoia from wanting to go to the Dungeon (I don’t know why–we eventually caved and took her there).  Paul suggested Madame Tussauds. Typically I find wax museums terrifying, seeing as one of these days a live person is going to reach out and strangle me. However, I […]

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Michelstadt’s Fachwerk

Michelstadt’s Fachwerk

| April 14, 2015 | 2 Replies

One of my favorite local towns to visit just to enjoy the feel of traditional German architecture, quaint cobblestone roads, and pure charm, is Michelstadt. (Incidentally, they host a lovely Christmas market!) Here are just a few pics from a recent visit to the town for its Easter Market (also charming!) There’s just never a […]

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Scenes from Luxembourg

Scenes from Luxembourg

| April 9, 2015 | Reply

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg is a beautiful city, the new juxtaposed above the old. Here are just 7 pictures from the day we recently spent there:                 More pics on instagram!    

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Martinsmarkt: the Most Festive You’ll Feel in November

Martinsmarkt: the Most Festive You’ll Feel in November

| November 8, 2014 | Reply

Why should you head to Martinsmarkt?  Because it’s awesome! Dieburg’s medieval town fest kicks off the Glühwein season every November around Martinstag. The streets fill with kiosks of decorations, baskets, pottery, scarves, jewelry, wool socks…and Glühwein, Bratwurst, crepes, Flammkuchen, and cookies. Not to mention, a medieval market of leather goods, metalworks, soaps and other natural products, […]

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