Category Archives: Travel Journal

Personal Snapshots: Kentucky

Have you ever been asked where home is and felt pulled to answer somewhere other than a.) your birth place; b.) your place of residence; or the trite c.) “where the heart is” canned response? Though I was born and raised in St. Louis, and remain an avid supporter of that great and totally under…

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London: a love story…actually

Look kids, Big Ben! Parliament! Proper tea at the National Gallery with Kathleen L: Piccadilly Market at St. James’ Church; R: Telephone booth near Leicester Square Discovering an alley of book sellers. Kathleen: Bump watch 2012 Touring the London Library with Charly, Nate (Squared) and Jill. Inside joke caption for Ariel: Actually, it’s the hair…

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Travel Journal :: Modern Toile Photography

I just wanted to share another image from Paris seeing as today is Bastille Day. Our hotel was in walking distance from where the famous prison once stood. Now it’s an Opera House, controversial for it’s architecture. Apparently, Parisians are opinionated. They also didn’t like the Eiffel Tower when it was built. Go figure. The…

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Museums & Macaroons :: Modern Toile Photography

The Louvre trip was funny. I left my husband chilling on a bench while I took some photographs. Hanging around my neck was the big, expensive camera he didn’t want me to travel with for fear it would draw too much attention to thieves.  The French culture is not renowned for it’s superficial niceties, so…

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