Lacey in Vondelpark

Public parks are among my favorite things. Plants and green spaces right in the middle of urban sprawl? Yes please. The Vondelpark in Amsterdam is MASSIVE: 120 acres of grass, water features, plants, and playgrounds, planted in an already beautiful capital city. Lacey and I got to hang out there for an afternoon, and weContinue reading “Lacey in Vondelpark”

An Amsterdam Adventure

My family is moving back to the U.S. this summer after six years of living in Germany, and I’ve been realizing how many places I HAVEN’T been yet, even though they’re super close. Although I’ve flown through the Amsterdam airport and everyone in my family has been, somehow I hadn’t actually “done” Amsterdam–until this summer!Continue reading “An Amsterdam Adventure”

An Adventure in Paris!

My best friend and I spent a couple weeks traveling in Europe to celebrate our graduation in May, and we spent three days in Paris! It was her first visit to one of my favorite cities, and we had a blast cramming all of Paris into less than 72 hours. I still can’t believe howContinue reading “An Adventure in Paris!”