While Nancy continued her hike, when I arrived at our lodging, I noticed immediately that we were in for a very special treat. Once checked in and...Read more
Category Archives: Indoors
Wine Fandango – Salud!!
The thing about our arrival in Logroño was that this was a “break point” on El Camino de Santiago. We only had 17 total days to hike...Read more
Puente de la Reina, Spain
After hiking roughly (recalling those rocks and boulders) for 10 hours – 24km from Pamplona – we arrived at the Hotel el Cerco in the town of...Read more
Just outside of Ilarratz, Spain, is La Abadia de Ilarratz, which was originally built as a fort in the 12th century, then converted to a church in...Read more
Casa Rural Txantxorena
One of the finest, unique, and exquisite overnight stays ever experienced! Located in Zubiri, Spain, the Casa Rural Txantxorena is a 17th century house, typical of the...Read more
Early 17th Century Floor
Spit shined for weary pilgrims on El Camino. The Casa Rural Txantxorena in Zubiri, Spain....Read more
So Much to See, So Little Time – but, Colorful!!
A recent morning back in May was spent at the American Museum of Natural History in NYC. Unfortunately, and having felt fairly ashamed to be “one of...Read more
It’s 5 o’clock somewhere, but not here!
Nope. Instead, early morning walks around the decks… ...Read more
Dried, stringy moss, or some kind of dried out root?? This is approximately 2″ wide, 1″ tall. Using my Canon 30D camera with a 100mm Macro lens,...Read more
Nails polished for Valentine’s Day! A photo bomber sneaks in as well! Joking aside, Susie plays a big part in abuse awareness. Being the catalyst for the 2010...Read more
Taking root in the rain....Read more
Oak Apple Gall
The research took longer than usual. Googled the wrong terms – pod, round ball pod, green pod with black spots, tree pod, gum tree pod, globe-like pod – finally...Read more
Valentine’s Day Cover
What do Christmas and Valentine’s Day have in common? The color RED. Back in November, I wrapped up the cover and related-story photo shoots for both the...Read more
Know the Particulars – Setting up a Gallery Exhibit
We gave ourselves one day to set up our photography/fiber art works exhibit prior to the September 13 opening night at Piedmont Arts. Hm-m-m… How to fill a completely empty room in...Read more