• Apr 17, 2019

    http://freerice.com/#/english-vocabulary/1535 I have donated 800 grains of rice so far, and it was the easiest thing in the world to do and the quickest. 10 grai...
  • Washington D.C., DC, USA
    Apr 17, 2019

    https://www.getcosi.com/   The best grilled cheese I've ever eaten, even if they did get my order slightly wrong.
  • Georgetown, Washington, DC, USA
    Apr 14, 2019

    https://www.thecheesecakefactory.com/ Although, we have passed The Cheesecake Factory on other roadtrips, we never had time to stop at any of them. This time, we planned...
  • Apr 13, 2019

    I want to start by saying that it's definitely worth it to attend the parade. That being said, we should have gotten to the parade route a lot earlier than we did, and probably should have purchased seats, rather than standing along the ...
  • Apr 13, 2019

    https://www.uber.com/ I rode in my first Uber over the weekend when I went to Washington, D.C. We were picked up at our hotel and dropped off at the nearest Metro station to the festiva...
  • Apr 13, 2019

    After I sent the link to my bucketlist to several friends and family members, I decided to post the link in an Instagram story. I was delighted to see people signing up and adding goals to their own lists, dreaming big dreams and making ...
  • Apr 13, 2019

    I had the best time at the Sakura Matsuri festival. It turned out to be beyond better than I expected, and I'm so glad that we went. All of the vendors and staff were lovely, helpful, and seemed happy to be there. The performances were a...
  • Apr 13, 2019

    We made it to D.C. at the tail end of the Cherry Blossom Festival, literally the last weekend, so not all of the tree still had flowers. However, we got to attend the parade, Sakura Matsuri, and visit the Japanese Market. We did miss Sai...
  • Apr 12, 2019

    One of my sisters, a friend, and I spent three days in Washington, D.C. for my 30th birthday. We went to the National Museum of Natural History, the Cherry Blossom Festival parade, Sakura Matsuri Street Festival, the White House (not ins...
  • National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC, USA
  • National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC, USA
    Apr 12, 2019

    https://naturalhistory.si.edu/ We visited the National Museum of Natural History in 2016 and again in 2019. It's a wonderful museum, and history museums are my favorite museums.
  • Apr 12, 2019

    Despite the long drive, and the on and off again rain, our weekend trip to Washington, D.C. was amazing. We visited museums, ate at places we'd never been, attended a festival, watched a parade, and did some shopping at store we don't ha...
  • Apr 12, 2019

     https://www.facebook.com/Desert-Rose-Cafe-132962132926/   We left Charleston, WV at about 3am and made it to Williamsport, MD before deciding that we desperately needed breakfast. After some Googling, my friend suggested this little ca...
  • Washington D.C., DC, USA
    Apr 12, 2019

    https://www.lyft.com/ I rode in my first Lyft over the weekend when I went to Washington, D.C. We were picked up at the White House and dropped off at our parking garage. It was quite a...
  • Apr 12, 2019

    https://lamadeleine.com/ To be perfectly honest, I had never heard of this restaurant before stepping out of a parking garage across the street after accidentally ending up in the wr...
  • Apr 11, 2019

    We traveled to Washington, D.C. for my birthday over the weekend, and stayed at the Best Western by Dulles Airport in Virginia. The room wasn't tiny, but it was cramped. Like they tried to put too much in the room, or stuffed it with fur...
  • Apr 10, 2019

     Trails hiked so far... 1. Beech Fork State Park Trail 1 2. Upper Mud River Wildlife Management Area Trail 2 3. Upper Mud River Wildlife Management Area Trail 2 4. Upper Mud River Wildlife Management Area Trail 3 5. Beech Fork State...
  • Apr 6, 2019

    1. Pizza Barbarossa - Charleston, West Virginia 2. Black Sheep Borritos and Brews - Charleston, West Virginia 3. Pies & Pints - Charleston, West Virginia 4. Rocas Mexican Grill - Cross Lanes, West Virginia 5. Husson's Pizza - Sco...
  • Apr 1, 2019

    After I sent the link to my bucketlist to several friends and family members, I decided to post the link in an Instagram story. I was delighted to see people signing up and adding goals to their own lists, dreaming big dreams and making ...
  • Mar 30, 2019

    http://blacksheepwv.com/ Black Sheep is an American-Mexican restaurant in Charleston, WV and Huntington, WV which opens for brunch (not breakfast), and then serves lunch and dinner m...
  • Mar 23, 2019

    https://piesandpints.net/ Pies & Pints is in the top 50 most recommended restaurants, and I can definitely see why and highly recommend eating here! The wait time can be very lo...
  • Mar 1, 2019

    I accomplished 50 of the goals on my bucketlist so far, which may not seem like much, but keeping a bucketlist has been a huge motivational tool to get me to try new things.
  • Mar 1, 2019

    After I sent the link to my bucketlist to several friends and family members, I decided to post the link in an Instagram story. I was delighted to see people signing up and adding goals to their own lists, dreaming big dreams and making ...
  • Feb 9, 2019

    http://rocasgrill.com/ We ate here as a family and we all loved it. We have been a few times now, and the food and service are both always excellent. Of the three Mexican restaurants w...
  • Scott Depot, Teays Valley, WV, USA
    Jan 26, 2019

    https://www.hussonspizza.com/ We ate at Husson's Pizza in Scott Depot, West Virginia before heading to the cinema. We had a location in our town, before it closed to become a Gi...
  • Lafayette Hotel, Front Street, Marietta, OH, USA
    Jan 26, 2019

    While this trip wasn't quite what I was expecting, I did enjoy it. I bought some crystals, chatted with some vendors from out of town, almost got another tattoo, and got to see Marietta for the first time. We now know that we want to vis...
  • Jan 26, 2019

    Two of my sisters and I planned a one day trip to Marietta, Ohio for an expo on the paranormal, as well as a self-guided tour of the city. We also drove the back roads of the area for the added scenery. It was cold and snowy, but we had ...
  • Jan 1, 2019

    This goal was much easier to meet than I had expected. I sent the link to my bucketlist to several friends and family members, and was shocked to see them actually sign up and begin adding goals to their own lists. Some of us are even pl...
  • Dec 22, 2018

    Instagram: @thekatrinapaluso Thank you all for following me and encouraging me to continue to post regularly. It makes my heart happy that so many people are truly interested in the content that I post. You all make taking the time to p...
  • Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Space Commerce Way, Merritt Island, FL, USA
    Oct 28, 2018

    https://www.kennedyspacecenter.com/ Visiting the Kennedy Space Center was one of the best experiences I've ever had and I will definitely be going back for another visit. ...
  • Oct 27, 2018

    It took me about 30 years, but I made it to Magic Kingdom! I went to Florida with one of my sisters, to visit our youngest sister for Halloween weekend. We decided last minute to go to Magic Kingdom. Despite walking six miles and feeling...
  • Jul 6, 2018

    Instagram: @thekatrinapaluso Thank you all for following me and encouraging me to continue to post regularly. It makes my heart happy that so many people are truly interested in the content that I post. You all make taking the time to p...
  • Huntington / Fox Fire KOA Holiday, Fox Fire Road, Milton, WV, USA
    Jul 6, 2018

    https://koa.com/campgrounds/huntington/ For the 4th of July, we stayed in a cabin at the Huntington KOA near the old Foxfire resort in Milton, WV. We have now stayed i...
  • Jul 6, 2018

    https://koa.com/campgrounds/huntington/ For the 4th of July, we stayed in a cabin at the Huntington KOA near the old Foxfire resort in Milton, WV. We have now stayed i...
  • Jun 5, 2018

    I first started watching Buffy the Vampire Slayer when it first came out in 1997. I was eight years old and it was the greatest thing since the X-Files. I watched every episode and eventually watched every episode of Angel as well. I re-...
  • Jun 5, 2018

    Our local auto shop has started a petition to have a traffic light installed at a very busy, dangerous intersection where we see crashes very often. I've signed it and requested a copy so that I can go door-to-door through the surroundin...
  • Culloden FoodFair, County Route 60/21, Culloden, WV, USA
    May 30, 2018

    Took my nephews to a petting zoo, and got to pet a llama for the first time. They also had goats, deer, cows, and a pig. I love animals!
  • May 19, 2018

    Yes, I just turned 29 and I play Pokemon Go. I was in elementary school when Pokemon became a thing in the U.S. and I hopped right on that bandwagon. When Pokemon Go came out, it was like being a kid again. Except I've walked over 700 mi...
  • Apr 9, 2018

    I've had bikes before, as a child, but this is the first and only bike I've ever bought for myself with my own hard-earned money. $150 later and I have a bike for the summer! I bought it for myself as a birthday gift. It's a Huffy beach ...
  • Dec 18, 2017

    Instagram: @thekatrinapaluso Thank you all for following me and encouraging me to continue to post regularly. It makes my heart happy that so many people are truly interested in the content that I post. You all make taking the time to p...
  • Dec 14, 2017

    Instagram: @thekatrinapaluso Thank you all for following me and encouraging me to continue to post regularly. It makes my heart happy that so many people are truly interested in the content that I post. You all make taking the time to p...
  • Sep 16, 2017

    Instagram: @thekatrinapaluso Thank you all for following me and encouraging me to continue to post regularly. It makes my heart happy that so many people are truly interested in the content that I post. You all make taking the time to p...
  • Sep 14, 2017

    Instagram: @thekatrinapaluso Thank you all for following me and encouraging me to continue to post regularly. It makes my heart happy that so many people are truly interested in the content that I post. You all make taking the time to p...
  • Aug 21, 2017

    It wasn't as impressive as I was expecting considering we weren't in the best spot to see it, but at least I saw it and was only a "little" late for work. Hopefully the I can better plan seeing the next eclipse! Couldn't get a good photo...
  • Jun 16, 2017

    Instagram: @thekatrinapaluso Thank you all for following me and encouraging me to continue to post regularly. It makes my heart happy that so many people are truly interested in the content that I post. You all make taking the time to p...
  • Apr 14, 2017

    For my 28th birthday, my sisters and friend went to Columbus, Ohio for a day trip. We visited an art museum, went to COSI for the first (and definitely not the last) time, ate at Buca di Beppo (fair warning, it's expensive), saw the Nati...
  • Feb 1, 2017

    This peaceful protest was called in response to Donald J. Trump's unjust and racist ban on immigrants and refugees, particularly from Muslim countries, and the wall across the southern boarder. Other than a few local college Trump Suppor...
  • Living Art Studios Inc, 4th Avenue, Huntington, WV, USA
    Dec 13, 2016

    My very first tattoo! I chose Tolkien, the author of the greatest literary masterpieces of all time. I was extremely nervous and expected it to be painful, but it wasn't nearly as bad as I expected. Brandon, the artist, was very friendly...
  • Dec 13, 2016

    I accomplished 25 of the goals on my bucketlist so far, which may not seem like much, but keeping a bucketlist has been a huge motivational tool to get me to try new things.
  • Jun 17, 2016

    https://americanhistory.si.edu/ We visited the National American History Museum in June 2016. It was an interesting and deep look at the history of the United States. We didn'...
  • Jun 5, 2016

    We traveled to Washington, D.C. for Awesomecon, and got to see some other greats sites while we were there. We saw the FBI building, Chinatown, and the White House (from a distance). We can't wait to go back for a proper visit when there...
  • Jun 4, 2016

    While I still haven't made it to THE Comic-Con in sunny California, we did have the chance to attend AwesomeCon in Washington, D.C, and I imagine it's literally the next best thing. We got to sit in on a Q&A with Matthew Lewis and me...
  • Jun 4, 2016

    When my sisters and I decided to drive all the way to Washington, D.C. for AwesomeCon, I hadn't yet seen an episode of Arrow and therefore I didn't know I was about to come face-to-face with the leader of the League of Assassins. I was s...
  • Jun 4, 2016

    Technically, my little sister took this photo of John Barrowman, but since I'm in the picture meeting him (AwesomeCon 2016) it counts, right? I was so nervous I forgot my name for a minute!
  • Jun 4, 2016

    I attended AwesomeCon in Washington, D.C. on June 4th 2016 and sat in on my first Q & A with a celebrity speaker. While I didn't get to meet him, it was amazing being in the same room with him and seeing him in person. He discussed h...
  • Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Mount Vernon Place Northwest, Washington, DC, USA
    Jun 4, 2016

    Awesome Con is Washington DC's Comic Con! I got to meet John Barrowman, shake his hand, and get his autograph in 2016! I loved him in Doctor Who, and went on to watch him in Torchwood and now Arrow. He was super nice and I'm glad I had t...
  • Smithsonian American Art Museum, 8th Street Northwest, Washington, DC, USA
    Jun 3, 2016

    https://americanart.si.edu/ We visited the National American Art Museum in June 2016. We didn't tour the entire museum, but art museums aren't really my thing.
  • Apr 9, 2016

    The very first Funko Pop that I ever bought was Buffy Summers, from Buffy the Vampire Slayer. I now own 200+ Pops and my collection continues to grow.  Disclaimer: The image is not of my collection. Mine is currently in totes, as I've m...
  • Apr 8, 2016

    Instagram: @thekatrinapaluso Thank you all for following me and encouraging me to continue to post regularly. It makes my heart happy that so many people are truly interested in the content that I post. You all make taking the time to p...
  • Mar 9, 2016

    Instagram: @thekatrinapaluso Thank you all for following me and encouraging me to continue to post regularly. It makes my heart happy that so many people are truly interested in the content that I post. You all make taking the time to p...
  • Oct 4, 2015

    Instagram: @thekatrinapaluso Thank you all for following me and encouraging me to continue to post regularly. It makes my heart happy that so many people are truly interested in the content that I post. You all make taking the time to p...
  • Sep 7, 2014

    Instagram: @thekatrinapaluso Thank you all for following me and encouraging me to continue to post regularly. It makes my heart happy that so many people are truly interested in the content that I post. You all make taking the time to p...
  • Jun 7, 2014

    Instagram: @thekatrinapaluso Thank you all for following me and encouraging me to continue to post regularly. It makes my heart happy that so many people are truly interested in the content that I post. You all make taking the time to p...
  • May 31, 2014

    I attended my very first Comic and Pop Culture Convention in Huntington, WV in 2014. TriCon is West Virginia's ComicCon and has since expanded to also hosting a convention in Columbus, Ohio. I had never cosplayed before and wanted to do ...
  • Cabell Huntington Hospital: Emergency Room, Hal Greer Boulevard, Huntington, WV, USA
    Sep 12, 2013

    I witnessed my nephew's birth on September 12, 2013. He's now five years old, and in school. I can't believe how fast time flies!
  • Cabell Huntington Hospital: Emergency Room, Hal Greer Boulevard, Huntington, WV, USA
    Sep 12, 2013

    My nephews were born September 12, 2013 and November 14, 2014. They're still just as cute, if not slightly more of a handful. ;)
  • Aug 28, 2013

    I've attended many baby showers, but my favorite was for my nephew Anthony, our little monster. If only we had known then how much of a monster he could be sometimes.
  • Mar 10, 2013

    Instagram: @thekatrinapaluso 
  • Atlanta Aquarium, Pleasant Hill Road, Duluth, GA, USA
    Mar 5, 2012

    Went to Atlanta, Georgia and they have pools where you can reach your hands in to touch the different marine life. It was really crowded, so I didn't get to spend much time in this part of the aquarium. Still, it was really neat and I wo...
  • Planet Fun, Whiteville Road Northwest, Shallotte, NC, USA
    Nov 12, 2011

    http://planetfuncenter.com/play/ If you ever find yourself in Shallotte, North Carolina, I highly recommend stopping at Planet Fun for a good time. I lived in the area for al...
  • Planet Fun, Whiteville Road Northwest, Shallotte, NC, USA
    Nov 12, 2011

    http://planetfuncenter.com/ If you ever find yourself in Shallotte, North Carolina, I highly recommend stopping at Planet Fun for a good time. I lived in the area for almost a yea...
  • Hurricane High School, Teays Valley Road, Hurricane, WV, USA
    Jun 2, 2007

    Graduated from Hurricane High School in Hurricane, WV in 2007. 
  • Mar 17, 2007

    I participated in my first (and only to date) Civil War Reenactment in Hurricane, West Virginia. On March 28, 1863, Union and Confederate forces fought a Civil War battle at Hurricane Bridge, now known as the skirmish at Hurricane Bridge...
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