Francaise Dinner

I was so happy to be able to make the Francaise Dinner this year! Thank you to Judy for organizing it! Having a raffle, and stuff you could buy were nice extra touches. The food was amazing, and everyone looked so good! I rewore my striped francaise that I’d only worn once before at the Costume Con where we mostly … Continue Reading →


NYC, part 2

How about some more NYC pics? I never get tired of views of the Empire State Building. Where I grew up in NJ there were several views of it, and honestly I miss being near the city. So it was really fun to be a tourist.


Birthnight Ball

Gloria, Mike, Taylor, Isabella, Glynnis, Amber and I all attended Gatsby’s 1790s Birthnight ball – a celebration of George Washington’s birthday. It was super fun and for once there were worse dancers than us! Yay! I wore my new gown based on a 1790 fashion plate, which I was able to finish thanks to a snow day. I did style … Continue Reading →


NYC, part 1

Here are some pics of the weekend that Katie and I took in NYC. Katie flew to me from Cleveland, and then we took the train up early Saturday morning. We bought Beatle magazines to read and enjoyed the fact that the Beatles themselves took the train between DC and NYC 50 years ago. We stayed at the Millenium Broadway … Continue Reading →


Hubble!

I had a really cool experience at work – which I blogged about for work. So I’m copy/pasting that blog here for my own reference and in case you’d all like to read it! Here’s the original: http://astrophysics.gsfc.nasa.gov/outreach/podcast/wordpress/index.php/2014/01/24/a-close-up-of-a-space-camera/ A co-worker told me that WFPC2 was sitting out, unconvered, over in our Integration & Test facility. It didn’t really register. We … Continue Reading →