On the Road Back Home
We decided after our adventure at the Arch in St. Louis, we would return home. We drove all that day (August 17) through Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee, and then into western North Carolina. It was a lovely drive across mid-western plains and east... Read more
On to St. Louis and Closing in on the End of Our Road Trip
After driving across Kentucky in rain for numerous hours, we arrived in St. Louis, Missouri, looking for the Arch, "Gateway to the West."
Below is our first glimpse of the Arch from the interstate:
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Kentucky Adventure, Part 3
The day following our visit to the Creation Museum, we left Petersburg, Kentucky and headed for St. Louis, Missouri. On the way, we stopped in Louisville, Kentucky for the night. While we were there, we took some time to visit Churchill Downs an... Read more
Kentucky Adventure, Part 2
The day following our visit to the Ark Encounter, we went to Ken Ham's Creation Museum.
This attraction is located in Petersburg, Kentucky. It is a 7... Read more
A couple days after we left Niagara Falls on our road trip, we arrived in Kentucky! About 45 miles south of Cincinnati, Ohio, we visited Creationist Ke... Read more
More Niagara Falls
As we continued on our road trip, we spent a lot of time during the day on August 9th on tours and walking all over the American side of Niagara Falls. The following are more photos from our visit.
This is a photo of Niagara River rapids.
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Next Stop: The Falls
On our road trip, DH wanted to go to Niagara Falls, NY (USA) and Canada. We left Pennsylvania and headed north. The first night in Niagara Falls, NY we spent in a hotel on the Niagara River. And we had a room with a view.
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Meeting Family Requests
On Sunday, August 7, exactly one year after the passing of our DM, my older DB and I took our parents' remains and scattered them in the Creek where our parents wished us to place them. This event could not have happened if God hadn't set a plan... Read more
Pennsylvania's Grand Canyon
Not as expansive as the Grand Canyon of Arizona, Pennsylvani... Read more
This is Natural Bridge, VA. If you can find them, check out how tiny the people are walking under it! It is so beautiful, even in the rain. I enjoyed t... Read more
This afternoon, DH and I returned home safely after a 16-day road trip!
Our road trip included the following states: SC, NC, VA, WV, MD, PA, NY, OH, IN, IL, KY, and TN. We drove 2,959 miles. I will share photos from key stops over several b... Read more
Birthdays come and birthdays go. Today is my awesome and wonderful older brother's birthday. He is 71 years young today and he is spending this birthday in the town where we grew up, the same place he was this time last year (and doing almost t... Read more
Attended the wedding of my beautiful niece to her long-time boyfriend/fiance yesterday and managed to be mindful of my eating in spite of all the food ... Read more
I thought this was a really interesting quote and applicable to my situation...
"Excellence is not about doing any one thing a hundred times better but doing 100 things a little bit better. "
From books on excellent enterprises by Tom Pe... Read more