Tag Archives: Boston

A Day in Beantown

Over the weekend, I drove to Boston with two very special ladies — my sister Sarah and our friend Ashley.  (Ashley and I were roommies in college during my Junior year and have been best friends since). (Sarah is on … Continue reading

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Sometimes, dreams come true — Part 3

In case you missed the first posts… (Part 1) (Part 2) The room was just as I had imagined it would be. It wasn’t over-the-top-elaborate as the lobby had been.  But it was quaint, with an old-fashioned touch of elegance … Continue reading

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Sometimes, dreams come true — Part 2

(Sometimes, dreams come true — Part 1) I nearly bumped into Nate, when he stopped suddenly on the sidewalk and moved towards the hotel’s large doors. I gasped and stuttered, “Wait… What?  Are we staying here?” He just grinned, saying … Continue reading

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Sometimes, dreams come true — Part 1

I first walked past its ornate doors and bright entrance as a curly-haired, little girl. I was visiting Boston with my parents, and as I passed the Omni Parker House Hotel I knew that someday I would stay there.  I … Continue reading

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Hi, Portland! It’s Me, Nicole…

It was 4 am on a Sunday morning, and I found myself at Logan Airport in Boston.  (Yes, I woke up at 2:15 am to get there for that time.  I’m still exhausted thinking about it). Anyway, if you’ve never … Continue reading

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Josh Groban… in concert

I first heard about it during a radio advertisement… and subsequently nearly drove my car off the road in my sudden excitement.  😉 Josh Groban was coming to Boston. I may or may not have had a mild crush on … Continue reading

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Christmas Shopping. DONE!

In the past, I have been that glossy-eyed, stressed, I’m-about-to-pull-my-hair-out girl squeezing my way through the crowded mall in a desperate attempt to finish my Christmas shopping before the holiday arrives.  This usually occurs the day before Christmas Eve.  By that … Continue reading

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