February 14, 2021.Reading time 2 minutes.
This week’s theme from Debbie for One Word Sunday is FEELING AWE AWE at the incredible landscapes of South West US. This selection is from Arizona and Utah. Bryce Canyon Monument Valley Arches National Park Zion National Park Antelope Canyon Sedona Canyonlands National Park Link to One Word Sunday at Debbie’s here
January 16, 2021.Reading time 41 minutes.
I love road trips – especially in the US. I think its all that space – driving for days and days without falling into the sea! Well, here is a trip that is nowhere near the sea but will tick a lot of amazing iconic sites (and sights!) off your wish list…. I’m so guilty […]
January 15, 2021.Reading time 3 minutes.
(2014 – deciding on the summer hols…..) Lets go to the States and rent a car… OK Well, we’ve driven in Florida, California, ‘done’ Route 66…… Out comes the map…. Mmmmm… what about flying to Denver We always wanted to ‘do’ the Rockies… ♪♪Colorado Rockie Mountain High♫ … we can sing John Denver songs the […]
May 14, 2020.Reading time 17 minutes.
Vacations with kids can be demanding. Vacations with one kid will present different challenges. Vacations with one teenager.….. well…. There I was – all set to divulge our family secrets and then thought…. Hold on!! This is the guy I’m depending upon to take care of me in my (rapidly advancing) old age!!! An […]
April 6, 2020.Reading time 22 minutes.
Oglethorpe – there’s a name that’s mentioned often in these here parts. It all started with a General James Edward Oglethorpe who founded Savannah in 1733. A British MP and philanthropist, he suggested to King George that a new colony be established with settlers made up of debtors and unemployed. He had definite ideas about […]