Going West ~ Mercer Mondays

Tomorrow my family (minus Celeste who is in Bolivia.) is heading on a short trip across the prairies to Alberta and the eastern fringe of...

Mount Mushmore

So it is now a couple of weeks since we were at Mount Rushmore, but I can't post everything at once. Below is what it looked like when we...

Mercer Mondays

There was some good stuff and some hard stuff today, but there is beauty in it all. The sun will rise and we'll do it all over again...

The Badlands

We are back from the trip. It was great, but I'm really tired, so no stories for now. But I took a bunch of pictures in the badlands,...

Sunset Over Lake Henry

The twin lakes feature prominently in the Laura and Almanzo's courtship story. She would stand in the doorway and watch him drive the...

We are in Laura Land!

De Smet, South Dakota ~ The home of Laura Ingalls Wilder. And boy this town is all about that. We got here this morning and spent the...

Going On a Trip.

We are going on a trip later this week. It's a short blitz through some sights, and then a conference. I'll try and blog about it a bit....

Skiing

We have been out skiing/snowboarding two days so far. Depending on how keen you are, we will each do one or two more days of skiing....

BC trip

I'm in BC! My family loaded into the van at 6 pm on Sunday and had made it deep into the Rockies by Monday at 2 pm. We drive without...

A March Through Washington

Right down the street from where we were staying, this ferris wheel gave a continual show. Stone, Security and Spectators. I think that...

The Holy Land Experience

I promised last month that I would tell about the Holy Land Experience in Orlando. We went there on a cool day (by Florida standards). It...