Category Archives: National Park Service

Happy Birthday, Theodore Roosevelt!

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This day in 1858 Theodore Roosevelt was born. He became the 26th President of the United States. He was an advocate of conservationism which paved the way for the creation of the National Park Service. As a supporter of the … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Delaware River

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The Gateway Arch, St. Louis MO

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Last weekend, hubby and I were in Missouri. We were there for the city’s half marathon. He was a participant, and I was there to lend support. It was also an opportunity to see a bit of St. Louis. We … Continue reading

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Pontoon Cruise at Canaveral National Seashore

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Spotted a couple dolphins (captured on video for you)! Hubby and I had a few days break from the cold in the northeast over the weekend. We went to Florida on my long weekend off from work. It was great … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday: Canaveral National Seashore

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Serene Stehekin

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Stehekin is the most serene place I had ever visited. With the gentle lap of lake water nearby and the majestic mountains at every turn, Stehekin inspires communion with nature. The scene that popped in my mind when I read … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Don’t You Talk to Me, Ever Again!

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Ode to Unknown Soldiers, a haiku

“Reduced to numbers. My heart bleeds, but so grateful for your sacrifice.”

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Snapshots: Under the Indiana Sun

On my long weekend last week, hubby and I visited a few National Parks in Illinois and Indiana. One of them is Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore in Porter, Indiana. It is located on the southern shore of Lake Michigan. What … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday: Lincoln Memorial Bridge, US Route 50, Indiana and Illinois

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Photo Challenge: Bridge 

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