What I Was Up To - November 2018

What I Was Up To – November 2018

So I’m only 3 months behind (!) on my “what I was up to” posts, and significantly more behind on specific posts about travel and other big stuff. So I thought I would tick off November, while we’re in the midst of our Aug/Sept England trip. November 1, and my fav tree is looking pretty sharp. After living in Maryland … Continue Reading →


What I Was Up To – September 2018

Moving on to September, I feel like we’re dangerously close to actually catching up! Freshly back from our trip to England, we had Stephanie babysit for us, while Doug and I checked out First Aid Kit (prob my fav band right now) at the Anthem, a newish venue in DC. It’s totally hipster (you can get lattes) and I am … Continue Reading →


What I’ve Been Up To, November, part 2

On to the second half of November. We really had some nice color. Out for our nightly fog walk! Inspirational ladies speaking at work. Captain Judith Bruner (left) and Captain Kathryn Hire. Judith Bruner, was a navy pilot in the 70s!She flew P-3s. Then she came to NASA and wrote Hubble software and spent her career here doing various things. … Continue Reading →


What I’ve Been Up To, November, part 1

November! Creeping towards 2017. November 2nd was a big day at work – several big events going on. My friend Susan was staying with Doug, and I, so we went out for a celebratory dinner at Level in Annapolis. Food pics ahoy! Ceviche Some sort of eggplant: This scallop was ama”false”ng: Lobster mac & cheese This banana dessert! My fav … Continue Reading →


What I’ve Been Up To, October, part 2

Onwards through October. Some pretty color at Allen Pond: We checked out this cute kids garden at Watkins Park. Anniversary dinner at Bonefish Grill. It’s a chain, but we like the food there and go occasionally. My fav tree gets more color: This is actually an Antares rocket launch, as soon from our roof. In person it was bright and … Continue Reading →


What I’ve Been Up to – November, part 1

I loved that USA Today for real printed the Back to the Future newspaper: My friend knitted these mittens for her Etsy and they are mine. Muahahaha! I love them! Seen on the internets: At lunch – the great phone comparison. My iPhone 5S is on the top. Just so happy! As I posted earlier, “I was there two days … Continue Reading →


What I’ve Been Up To – October, part 2

All right, we have a lot of ground to cover so here we go back into October. (And I do this so I can remember what the heck I’ve spent my life on, so please humor me!) Here’s Willow doing her thing where she likes to lay on our clothes: So we were out for an evening walk and saw … Continue Reading →


Pumpkin Patch again

We went back to the pumpkin patch a second time to actually get pumpkins (rather than to look for butterflies with friends) (cause that is a thing we do apparently):


What I’ve Been Up to – November

Sorry to be Posty McPosts-a-lot but I have been so busy and I’ve got a little break now, so I want to get things updated before the New Year. We’ll see if that happens. Ok, so November. Here’s my fav tree from a different angle than I normally catch it at: Doug and I spent an afternoon playing D&D with … Continue Reading →


What I’ve Been Up to – October, part 3

Here’s the last of October! Then I can move on to November! More pics of Halloween House: That’s one big leaf: JWST pics – here’s our spare secondary mirror on the test mirror booms: The test backplane and booms: Roof selfie! Doug and I went up on the roof to watch the Antares launch – which it didn’t because of … Continue Reading →


What I’ve Been Up to – October, part 2

Sooooo… I basically haven’t had time to post since early-mid October. So here’s some pictures and stuff. Remember when there were pretty flowers and it wasn’t winter? Kitty! Mmm…coffee! Doug made these awesome maps from our summer team project, where we walked to Mordor as a group! The dots are the mileage for each day – and we each got … Continue Reading →


Pumpkin Patch

Here’s some photos from our annual trip the pumpkin patch. Some nice butterflies this time! Love these blue pumpkins! Squashes! Pumpkin pie recipe!