New England Aquarium

New England Aquarium

Last night we went to Corporate Night at the New England Aquarium. We hadn’t been there since the big core tank was redone, so we were excited to do this. We were a little late, so we just caught the…

Russian Icon Museum

Russian Icon Museum

Now that the weekend is nearly upon us, I should probably get around to telling you all about las weekend. While house hunting has become our primary pastime suddenly, we are trying hard to squeeze in other activities so we…

Harvard Natural History Museum

Harvard Natural History Museum

I told you about one field trip during our staycation, but I’ve been lazy about posting the photos from our other field trip. The Harvard Natural History Museum is free for Massachusetts residents on Sunday mornings. We braved a blustery,…

Higgins Armory

Higgins Armory

I’ve been to Higgins Armory before. David and I went there in 2004 when he came to visit. After Yen and I decided on a staycation for Presidents Day, we put it on our list for a visit. Here’s what…

Washington DC (yes, again)

Washington DC (yes, again)

JetBlue had a sale on airfare, so we figured, “Why not?” Saturday morning we got on a plane and headed for DC, this time flying into Dulles instead of the more convenient Reagan. We decided that since we were so…

PEM and a bit of Salem

PEM and a bit of Salem

You probably remember that the Peabody-Essex Museum is one of my favorite local museums. They are currently hosting an Ansel Adams exhibit, and so we decided to head down late Sunday afternoon and take a look. It left us almost…