Hi, I'm Angi
Welcome to my corner of the internet! My passions include travel, photography, books, music, Japanese language and culture, Italian language and culture, and art.

Here at Abbott Lane you'll find my thoughts on these topics and much more. Thanks for stopping by to visit!

Emergent Strategy

I literally read this book in one day, and it absolutely blew my mind. I have no doubt that I'll go back to revisit some of the ideas and passages I highlighted throughout. With this book, I've finally found a starting point and framework to tackle some of the thoughts that have been clatt…

Best Books: March

This is kinda late, but better late than never when it comes to books! March was a slow reading month (though February takes the cake so far, with a total of ZERO books completed...oy!). My goal is to read 80 books this year, with a stretch goal of 100 books. At the rate I've been reading, I&#…

Octavia Details

For the past few weeks I've been pulling together the things I want to get for Octavia! It's been fun, but also a little overwhelming, since there's so much to choose from! But here's what I've got so far.

1. I decided to go with a helmet by Thousand. I like that they're a …

Bike Crazy

I've gone bike INSANE y'all. Right now it seems like it's all that I can think about, and I'm so excited to start on this new journey.

It's been a good decade or so since I've been on a bike regularly, and for the past couple of years I've been wanting to get back in th…