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!

Loving: Gabriel Garzón Montano

Just. So. Good.

Sunday Six

1. Dreading going back to 100% normalcy tomorrow.

2. Celebration dinner for Dadoo's birthday started out with minor disappointment, but ended perfectly.

3. Feeling grateful - once again - for family.

4. Curling up with a good book sounds just about right.

5. Left up my string lights from the h…

Favorite Indonesia Images

It's always nice to look over photos I've taken in the past year and do a round up of my favorites. Looking over my photos from 2018, without question the ones are stand outs for me are the images I shot in Indonesia. My trip was incredible, but I had so many new experiences that it's …

Favorite Reads of 2018

It's that time of the year when I like to look back over all of the amazing books I read and pick out my favorites! This year I read 50 books - well below the 80 I had aimed for, and faaaar below my stretch goal of 100. This was probably my most uneven year of reading. Some times weeks would g…

Loving: Melissa Laveaux

A friend invited me to see Mélissa Laveaux in concert. I'd never heard of her, but this friend has good taste, and also happens to be really good at knowing what I like, so I went over to YouTube for a listen...and I haven't stopped listening. Enjoy!