A Surreal Experience Enjoying the 4th of July in Washington DC

HAPPY BIRTHDAY AMERICA! This year, I was lucky enough to live 15 miles north of Washington D.C. and check one adventure off my bucket list by attending the 4th of July festivities in our nation's capital. My day began with the Independence Day Parade down Constitution Avenue at noon. It lasted little over an hour…

10 Things I Learned When I Moved to Houston, Texas

I lived in Houston, Texas, along the Gulf Coast for six months and this is what I learned when I moved to the area. Of course, this is only my perspective from my experience living on the Gulf Coast and I hope that no one takes it anything I mention personally because I love this area.…

Attending the National Geographic Festival 2018 in Washington DC

As a child, I absolutely loved the National Geographic. From the television channel to the magazine, I wanted to work for National Geographic. It is actually the only thing that has matched my drive to work for NASA. This year, I am lucky enough to live near Washington D.C., which is where Nat Geo (short…