Archive for September 2012

Kayak Pittsburgh!

One of my favorite summer adventures was definitely kayaking with GC.  We rented a tandem kayak through Kayak Pittsburgh (located under the Roberto Clemente Bridge) and rowed down to the point and back. Well, to be honest, I did very little rowing, more sight-seeing and picture-taking.

Read More

Chihuly Collection

While vacationing in Orlando, we took a day trip to St.Petersburg, FL to visit the Chihuly Collection at the Morean Arts Center. I have been fascinated with Dale Chihuly’s work since studying his pieces in my high school ceramics class and jumped at the opportunity to see more of his work. Designed by Albert Alfonso, the 10,000 square foot Chihuly Collection was the first exhibit space designed to specifically showcase Chihuly’s glass work. The permanent collection even features stunning large-scale pieces that have been previously showcased all over the world, from the canals of Venice to the galleries of London.…

Read More