Category Archives: Travel

I’m coming to Portland OR!

 No, he didn’t, Kat™. Yeah, okay, the email was actually from the Jeopardy Contestant Department. Close enough. Apparently I passed the online test I took a few weeks ago. In the case of the multiple times I have taken that … Continue reading

Posted in Jeopardy!, Travel | 11 Comments

Stuff in bullet form.

We are in Zuni, New Mexico, to visit Elder Son and family. If you follow me on Instagram you have seen the photos from the 3-1/2 day drive to get here. A few highlights of my recent life: My car … Continue reading

Posted in Amanda, Andrew, Current Affairs, knitting, New Mexico, Politics, national, Polk County politics, Shawls, Travel, What's going on | 8 Comments

Losing at NaNoBloMo but winning at life.

  I managed to blog every day in November… until the last two days. I had just returned from a long Thanksgiving weekend in New Mexico and was catching up on life. (This is why I do not do KALs … Continue reading

Posted in Family, New Mexico, Travel | 6 Comments

Button box FTW!

But first, the Foliage Foto of the Day. Anyway. I recently discovered — as I was getting dressed for the first of the recent reunions — that my chosen shirt was missing a button right at bust level. Since we … Continue reading

Posted in Autumn, Rants, various, Travel | 11 Comments

People in my travels. And stuff.

So what about all those trips you took in August and September, Kat™? Are you ever going to tell us about those, huh? Here it is in picture format. This of this as the National Geographic version of my travels, … Continue reading

Posted in Friends, Photography, Travel | 6 Comments

Foliage photo of the day & art.

On my way west out of Massachusetts I stopped in North Adams at the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art to see an exhibit I had glimpsed on Instagram. The image above, left, was an exhibit. The image above right was … Continue reading

Posted in Antler Lake, Autumn, Travel | 8 Comments

Foliage photo of the day, etc.

Some of the highlights of the trips were completely unexpected, like this bathroom faucet that did tricks. The blue dot where the stream of water hit the sink caught my interest. WTF? * * * * * My copy of … Continue reading

Posted in Autumn, Geekiness, Travel | 6 Comments

New feature: foliage photo of the day. And an update.

The odometer on my car reads 5,600 miles more than it did four weeks ago, and I drove over 5,000 of those miles myself. How did that happen, you ask? Round trip to Makanda IL to view the eclipse. Two … Continue reading

Posted in Friends, Massachusetts, Travel, Weblogs | 10 Comments

Thoughts on being in a different part of the country.

The scenery got a lot better after leaving Indiana and Ohio. It seemed like we went downhill a lot between Buffalo NY and Worcester MA. I suppose that means I will be going uphill on the way back tomorrow and … Continue reading

Posted in Massachusetts, Travel | 8 Comments

Dinner at…

…McDonalds(?!) Why, yes, we are in Massachusetts. What was your first clue?  

Posted in Food and Drink, Travel | 3 Comments