posts from category: Traveling

ALMOST A HIT AND RUN

She was big.  She was strong.  About 800 pounds?  Not sure about the weight, but she was a big girl…elk.  An elkess!! Heading South of 101 thru Oregon, there are plenty of places to see elk.  Signed are posted.   Locations … Keep Reading…

LIKE BIRDS FLYING SOUTH FOR THE WINTER

Breaking News We did NOT get lost today. A major miracle as most of you know. We are still pinching ourselves at our achievement. A martini may be in order at dinner tonight. Dinner at Local Ocean In Newport, Oregon, … Keep Reading…

Missouri Parte Tres

We are flying toward Denver and I’m sitting next to Rayman who is rubbing him thighs with dry napkins to mop up the white wine which he just spilled upon himself while holding his book and sharing a pretzel with … Keep Reading…

Missouri, Part Two

Before delving into Missouri, let me introduce you to the state animal.  It is a mule.  And here is a picture of a mule and President Truman.  See the end of this for more mule business. Every state has a … Keep Reading…

Our First Flight in Years

We’re crusing now at 39,000 feet on a flight from Portland to Denver then on to Kansas City, MO.  This trip has been in the works forever.  Covid interrupted our life and with that our travels, like everyone else.  No … Keep Reading…

Installment Three – The Rest of the Way

How many blogs have I authored?  It feels like thousands at this point.  Not even 500, truth be told.  So why the heck can’t I get my pictures where I want them on my posts?  I fear an update.  Oh, lord. … Keep Reading…