Weekend Away in North Carolina

North Carolina has become one of my favorite places to visit since my last trip in 2015. I knew that I wanted to go back at some point, I just didn’t think it would be for a weekend in cold and rainy March. You might think it’s crazy, driving eight hours to Nags Head and then another […]

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The Outer Banks – Part 3

To celebrate my dear cousin’s birthday, we took a trip to Roanoke Island. What’s so special about this island, you ask? Roanoke Island is home to one of the biggest mysteries in history, according to my uncle. Picture this- the first English settlers arrive on US soil. The first English child is born. A man […]

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The Outer Banks – Part 2

I am sad to report that I didn’t see the dolphins that I was promised, despite waking up early. It’s a small price to pay, but I will see them next time even if I have to get on a damn boat. For breakfast, we went to Stack’em High right off the main highway. It was […]

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The Outer Banks – Part 1

Going back to work after a week off has been painful. It’s scary how quickly I’ve fallen back into my usual routine. Sure, there was stress at first, but I don’t even feel like I was gone for a week. I keep asking myself if it really happened. The drive from New Jersey to North Carolina took about seven and […]

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