There is a lot of fun to be had here, as well as some spectacular scenery to renew the soul.
The food and drink can be great, if you go to the right places; and there is lots to do here, if you plan ahead. Let me help you out.
Monday (April 15), two of my favorite people sent me text links to breaking news: Paris was burning; actually, Notre-Dame was burning.
Six-on-Saturday is six pictures of garden beauty, with limited comment! Last week, I was lucky to have the opportunity to visit Paris and stroll through Luxembourg Gardens. It was a bit early to see the glory of springtime in Paris, but I enjoyed the beauty that this city is famous for. Though it was cloudy…
Our vacation was truly an R&R experience. We weren’t looking for a big agenda, just some peaceful time in a lounge chair enjoying warm weather, turquoise waters, and plentiful sunshine.
With such color and form all around, who would argue that these aren’t Nature’s works of art?
Lunenberg was designated a (UNESCO) World Heritage Site in 1995.
Sometimes, things aren’t what they seem.
Built in 1892-93, it was not a “mill” in the traditional sense, but generated compressed air which was used by the Sheep Mountain Tunnel and Mining Company.
It was warm and sunny during the day, and cool at night. We didn’t need heat or air conditioning. This is a huge energy saver.
Don’t we all need an afternoon nap now and again?
Colorado’s Rocky Mountains are as enjoyable in the summer as they are in the winter!
The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge: Lines Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia, April 2009. ? © 2018 auntjoannblog.com. All rights reserved. See Legalese tab for permissions.
This type of folk art is now trending in world markets.
Assateague is the home of the famous Chincoteague ponies. Equally famous, in our family anyway, is the Island Creamery on Maddox Boulevard.
If you are a hiker of modest ability, continue on the Main Trail a couple of miles, and you will leave the crowds behind.
Even the vegetable garden is a thing of beauty.
When I think of “quintessential Eastern Seaboard villages,” Damariscotta, Maine comes to mind.
Learning French for the awesome price of: free!
A little respite from February
You will be hard-pressed to find a better place than Cleveland to raise a family.