Monthly Archives: January 2015

Bald Eagles gathering

As I look out over the street smothered in white and watch the big snow flakes falling fast, I am reminded of the Bald Eagles in winter.  There was a time, when I was traveling in southern Illinois and driving toward Clarksville, Missouri. My

Posted in Wildlife

Watching in Winter

TOP TEN LIST OF MOVIES.  My summer reading list got positive feedback so I thought I would venture again. But this time, it’s a movie list to wile a way the cold, dark days ahead; that is a safe forecast for New England

Posted in Just for Fun

What about Spain

With everybody saying Spain isn’t as affordable as it used to be, what do I think about taking a trip to Spain nowadays?  I would highly recommend it. Especially, if you go on the shoulder seasons of spring and fall,

Posted in Thinking Travel

Timkat Festival

January in Ethiopia…I was fortunate to attend the Ethiopian Orthodox Church’s Timkat celebration in the town of Axum and witness its colorful pageantry. It is said there that when the Queen of Sheba visited King Solomon, she conceived a son by

Posted in World Glimpses

Desert Snowman

Arizona.  I so enjoy walking about Saguaro Cactus. They are the snowmen of the desert. Some stand in solemn splendor while others lean in to say hello to the world. With the variations on the number and the slants of

Posted in Found in the USA