New York City: Museums

There are so many museums to visit in New York! I wish we would have had time to see them all. Sadly we didn’t, so we picked two! We went to the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) and the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Both were incredible! Lots of the museums in New York (and many other... Continue Reading →


Throwback Thursday: Italian Grand Tour

Today's Throwback Thursday is going way, way back - to when I was in high school. Ten years ago this summer, I had the amazing opportunity to go to Italy for about two weeks. My high school AP art history teacher organized a couple students to go as part of an EF tour, and my mom... Continue Reading →

Throwback Thursday: The Huntington

One of my favorite places to visit in Southern California is the Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens. Although my family lived in Southern California when I was younger and we've visited many times over the years, I somehow didn't visit the Huntington until 2012, when I went there to present a paper at a... Continue Reading →

At Home & Abroad at the J. Paul Getty Museum

During our trip to California, we spent a lovely Saturday at the J. Paul Getty Museum. It was Kaycie's first time and Caroline's millionth (this might be a slight exaggeration), and we both loved it! Here's a bit from each of us about our visit to the Getty. Kaycie's Perspective - First Visit Given the... Continue Reading →

At Home & Abroad in Southern California

Last week, we took our first official trip as At Home & Abroad! We got away to Southern California for a few days, where we enjoyed Disneyland and California Adventure, as well as the Getty Villa and Getty Center museums. It was a much-needed girls’ trip! Here are just a few highlights. The Highlights According... Continue Reading →

Phoenix, Arizona: March 2016

I’m sure you’ve noticed by now that I talk about traveling with my brother quite often. In mid-March, my brother was invited to interview at a medical school in Phoenix, Arizona, and my mom and I decided to tag along. Who could say no to a weekend in the sun? My brother’s medical school interview... Continue Reading →

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