Category Archives: Personal

Blarney in Black & White

Happy Saint Patrick’s Day! I know everyone says they’re Irish today, but for those of you who don’t know, my birth name is Erin Riley…how much more Irish can a girl get?? Anyway, after graduating from college, my parents took the … Continue reading

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I’m Dreaming…

…of a white Christmas! Greetings from the Northcountry! I’m currently spending some pre-holiday time in upstate NY, where the high today reached a balmy 9 degrees. While it’s a far cry from the warm southern air I’ve grown accustomed to, … Continue reading

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Just Jelly

Happy Monday! I know it’s been awhile, and for that I apologize. I’ve missed you, and I do hope you’ll forgive me for my absence. 😉 Today we head back to the National Aquarium to take a closer look at … Continue reading

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Washington, Reflected

Of the many notable landmarks in Washington, DC, the Washington Monument certainly has to be most recognizable. Standing 555 feet 5 1/8 inches, it’s not only the tallest point within the city, but is also the tallest stone structure and … Continue reading

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Stars and Stripes Forever

The Fourth of July. Independence Day. America’s Birthday. Whatever you care to call it, today is the day we remember how far we’ve come as a nation. Whether you’re a Democrat, Republican, Independent or not into politics whatsoever, you can’t … Continue reading

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Above the Surface

One of the things I love most about the National Aquarium is its variety. Yes, I love the sea stars, fish, and all the other creatures that live in the ocean, but it’s just as fun to see other animals … Continue reading

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Look, But Don’t Touch!

In addition to the thousands of fish on display, the National Aquarium features several amphibians. These poisonous frogs are among the most deadly creatures on earth, but luckily they’re found only in the tropical forests of South America. Including in … Continue reading

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