Across the USA

Street Art LA

Last Sunday morning, we did something completely different: we explored the street art in LA in the Los Angeles Arts…

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Views from the Space Needle

Space Needle in Seattle just opened the weekend before I was there! For the first time in half a century,…

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Love, Wine, Rock ‘N Roll

As soon as I saw the plastic flamingos in the window and the electric guitars on the walls, I knew…

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Road Trip To Arizona from Chicago

A photo gallery of my travels driving across the country from Illinois to Phoenix. Pinch me.  This is real now. …

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Hetch Hechy, Yosemite

Honestly, I didn’t know this existed inside Yosemite National Park, but there are several reasons why you must make Hetch…

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Driving the Apache Trail

My sisters said let’s go for a drive on the Apache Trail! So we pile in my Acura MDX and…

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Shopping in Ojai: Fig Curated Living

Step inside this amazing shop called Fig in Ojai part eclectic, bohemian, philosophical shop this is a wonderland for every…

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Hiking Barker Dam at Joshua Tree

When I heard that Barker Dam was also known as Big Horn Dam for all of the big horned sheep…

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Why Boston Gardens is a Must See

“You will never be completely at home again because part of your heart will always be elsewhere. That is the…

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Finding Freedom in Historic Concord (25 Photos)

Travel is awesome, but all this is empty without the sense of meaning behind it. No better place to remember…

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Kimball’s Farm, Massachusetts

Eating Ice Cream on a Hot Summer Day at Kimball’s This is the stuff American Summer Nostalgia is made of.…

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Life In A Little New England Town

The best part of travel is whom you get to experience it with “I was raised on a farm, and…

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Southern Charm: Savannah and Charleston

A design conference allured me to Savannah, Georgia. Savannah charmed me with the sweet smell of jasmine, the charm of…

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Olde Pink House – Savannah, Georgia

One of JD’s highlights of her trip to Savannah was dining at the famous Olde Pink House. Considered one of…

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Winter Sunshine in the New England Woods (a survival story)

Text from M: “I’m dodging wild turkeys in my driveway as I drive the mile to my mailbox because of…

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Rolling Green Hills of Spring, Santa Clarita

When I lived in Plainfield, Illinois…well, the name said it all.  It was a bustling farm town turned up and…

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Wanderlusting Up The California Coast

The saying goes…” it’s not the destination, it’s the journey”. This begins my tale of the drive up the coast one…

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Hiking Through the McDowell Mountains

Previously, we shared the story of JD’s initial hikes through her new surroundings in Arizona, and how her reluctance turned…

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Stearns Wharf, Santa Barbara

  A trip to Santa Barbara is not complete without a visit to Stearns Wharf. When completed In 1872, it…

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“Real Winter” in New England

Yesterday in the texts between M, JD & Z, we talked about how different the seasons are between us. M…

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