October 20, 2019

Two Grandmothers, Two Cultures

We are challenged by two languages but united …
August 17, 2019

Camp Fire at Night

Sitting around a campfire at night is such a primal …
July 6, 2019

A Magical Stump

A long 4th of July weekend provided …
June 22, 2019

Little Dog, Big Trouble

She may look small and sweet …
June 21, 2019

Taking the Ferry to Mackinac Island

A ferry ride to Mackinac Island is an essential …
June 20, 2019

Visiting an Old Lighthouse

A tour of Old Mackinac Point Lighthouse provided …
June 12, 2019

Hiking on the Prairie

My first chance to hike on the prairie …
June 10, 2019

Hiking in the Flint Hills

Hiking time in Kansas hasn’t been …
June 1, 2019

Fly-in at Ojibwa Airpark

Watching a plane in flight …
May 28, 2019

Hiking in a Magical Place

I love hiking in the Hocking Hills …
May 26, 2019

Camped in a Holler

I have returned to a familiar location in …
May 24, 2019

Hiking a Trail to a Waterfall

We didn’t have much time to stay but a trailhead …
May 23, 2019

Heading East Through the Flooding

We headed east through Kansas, Missouri, Illinois and Indiana ...
May 20, 2019

When Uncle James Comes to Visit

We travelled around horrendous storms …
May 16, 2019

Let’s Play Ball

Is there a more universal sign of spring …
April 23, 2019

Delicate Arch in Moab, Utah

One day of hiking wasn’t enough, so ...
April 22, 2019

Dead Horse Ranch Point near Moab, Utah

I made plans to have lunch ...
April 20, 2019

Saying Goodbye after a Wonderful Visit

Thank you, Rob and Linda for ...
April 7, 2019

Attending General Conference in Salt Lake City

Hearing the Tabernacle Choir in person is ...
March 2, 2019

Celebration of Beverly’s Life

We gathered together in Florida to celebrate Beverly’s life ...
January 30, 2019

Hiking, Praying, and Dreading the Inevitable

This was a heavy morning for me ...
January 2, 2019

Lovely Lake in Tonto National Park

The federal government shutdown is affecting ...
December 18, 2018

Casa Grande National Monument in Arizona

A day trip to ancient ruins on a beautiful December day ...
December 10, 2018

Lake Colorado State Park in Texas

A very quiet campground ...
December 3, 2018

Two Ladies Shopping in Dallas/Fort Worth Mall

A shopping trip without a translator ...
December 2, 2018

A Holiday Visit to the Dallas Botanical Garden

A holiday visit to the Dallas Botanical ...
November 25, 2018

Blizzard Conditions in Kansas

I was planning to head south tomorrow ...
November 24, 2018

Outfitted for hiking

A leap of faith and a bit of trust ...
November 10, 2018

Helpful relative

Sometimes the people I find who are making a difference ...
June 14, 2018

Last night in the house

I couldn’t have done it without ...