Mary Marvels follows Mary Rose, 20, as she dramatically flounces from place to place looking for the best food, the best laughs, and the best stories.
Mount Holyoke College class of 2016, studying abroad at University of Glasgow from August 2014 - June 2015.
Tag Archives: animals
Today Seán, his mother, and I went to the Scottish SPCA to go donate toys and food to the doggies and end the year with a few good deeds. While the dogs were ridiculously barky and hard to take photos … Continue reading
Today: a dog that lives in Seán’s neighborhood: At least he’s prepared for this cold weather. Brrr!
Today on the river: Swans! And a bit of nostalgia: Swans on the loch at Stirling two years ago (almost to the day.) What lovely birds.
Seán’s family has nine tarantulas as pets, in addition to the two dogs, cat, and two polecats. It’s a regular menagerie over here. The tarantulas are pretty low key pets, they mostly just sit there like little creepy houseplants. Today, … Continue reading
Just something cute I glimpsed on my way home.
Recently as I was walking to class this lovely cat followed me down half a block yowling at me until I stopped to sit down on some porch and give him some scritches. Then, on my way back, it did … Continue reading
Lazy saturdays with a couple of cute pups.
Today I had two social obligations: my first seminar for Patriarchy, Sex, and Gender in Early Modern Europe and the first meeting for the Art Appreciation Society that I’d considered joining. Once I’d roused myself at around 11am and finally … Continue reading
Yesterday I was lucky enough to be able to go on a driving trip around for pictures so I actually have something interesting to post! Sean’s parents drove Sean and me through the hills up to Loch Lomond and then … Continue reading