week two on the emerald isle

Read about week one here. DAY EIGHT   From Cork, we traveled to Blarney. Initially, we didn’t plan to stop in Blarney,  but it was only a 20 minute drive from Cork, so, why not? I’m so glad we visited Blarney. It was our second favorite city on our trip! Blarney is a perfect representation … More week two on the emerald isle


year one, done

Chris and I celebrated our first wedding anniversary last weekend. He surprised me with dinner at Chef and the Farmer in Kinston, NC and an overnight stay at a bed and breakfast in nearby New Bern. It felt like a miniature vacation, which was absolutely blissful. I gave him a print by his favorite local artist in Knoxville.