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Dallas Arboretum – Chihuly Exhibit

Dallas Arboretum – Chihuly Exhibit

On Saturday, the 13th, I went with my fiancΓ© to the Dallas Arboretum in Dallas, Texas. There, they have the glass sculptures by Chihuly on display throughout their gardens. :) So I’m posting a few pictures for everyone. Enjoy!

Pene National Palace – Portugal

Pene National Palace – Portugal

I don’t think I’ve ever seen a more beautiful palace.Β It’s so colorful! I am ashamed to say that I have never heard of this palace before National Geographic posted a link to a photo of it on their Twitter account. I have extensively researched European history in general, but most classes will focus on France … Continue reading

The “Rite of Spring” Riot

So, I was reminded by a group I follow on twitter about the original debut of Igor Stravinsky’s “The Rite of Spring.” I had learned about this specific incident in my Music Appreciation class during the Spring 2012 semester and forgot. :) A wonderful article about it by The New York Times. Written and first … Continue reading