Author Archives: Petunia
Who has two thumbs and a PhD in Epidemiology? This girl! Thesis successfully defended, done and dusted. If you’re interested in the details let me know and I’ll send along a summary. I moved back to DC last week and … Continue reading
Drum roll please…. Luxembourg and Belgium! Long live waffles! Long live french fries! Long live Ric Hochet and European men sporting vibrantly-colored trendy eye-wear! And last, but not least, long live Belgian beer!
So, two months ago I ran a marathon. That happened. And I haven’t run one single step since the race. Instead I’ve been eating everything in sight (raclette, french fries and kebabs, oh my!). But that doesn’t mean this was … Continue reading
I notice it most with running. Wanting to push beyond the limit of what I can normally expect from my body and from my mind. But the problem with pushing limits is the bar is then being constantly reset, and … Continue reading
Have you ever felt like you are on the edge of something important, something life changing, something incredible, but you don’t know what it is? I haven’t been able to shake that feeling for the past three weeks. There are … Continue reading
Yes, that spelling was intentional. Today is May 1st, or Labour Day for the rest of the world that is not ‘murrica. It would be horrible to go with the flow and celebrate with everyone else. I mean, people might … Continue reading
Bali was only 4 days and Nias 8. Bali got five posts on this blog, Nias will only get one. Not because it is not worth experiencing, but because it was SO much more worth the trip. I did not keep … Continue reading
I couldn’t believe it when my alarm went off because I had actually slept the whole 4 1/2 hours. I got in the SUV that picked me up, was offered some Pringles by Wayan. After an hour and a half … Continue reading
Because these pictures deserve a whole post to themselves. Too much green to leave sitting in a folder on my computer collecting virtual dust. Enjoy!