Valley Forge National Park: A Winter Wonderland

Valley Forge National Historic Park is a gift to my corner of the universe in the Philadelphia suburb of King of Prussia, a 40-acre haven away from the hustle and bustle of the biggest mall in America, where birds sing and deers dance freely like in the Disney movies. It was especially quaint this past snow day, when it was … More Valley Forge National Park: A Winter Wonderland


If you’re ever in the Georgetown area, I’d highly suggest walking around the historic residential area, especially down the 30-streets. I know I really enjoyed my stroll down 31st, 34th, 35th and 37th, which is right where Georgetown University’s National Historic Landmark, Healy Hall, is located. The hodgepodge of colors and architectural choices in a single … More #DoorsofDC

Hortulus Farm Garden and Nursery: Newtown, Pennsylvania

Hortulus Farm Garden and Nursery is like a world of its own, a 100 acre tranquil space hidden amongst the beautiful hills of  Bucks County. The two hours I spent were not nearly enough to explore the countless flower-rimmed and stone-paved pathways, historic houses and dairy barns, gardens enclosing an immense diversity of plants, trees, fruits … More Hortulus Farm Garden and Nursery: Newtown, Pennsylvania

Currently Listening to: Revisionist History

If you haven’t heard, the podcast is back with a vengeance. Malcolm Gladwell’s podcast, Revisionist History has been out for just a few weeks, and it’s already sped up the top charts. That’s the kind of effect this guy has. As Stephen Colbert puts it, “It’s basically J.K. Rowling, you, and then cookbooks.” I love … More Currently Listening to: Revisionist History