Category Archives: travel

Along the Way ~ Descriptions

Years ago I worked at a Savings and Loan. That’s like a bank, for you young-ens. We talked often about being prepared in the event of a robbery, practicing descriptions ~ height/weight, scars, tattoos, etc. Just in case. Now let’s fast … Continue reading

Posted in Along the Road, animals, Babies, travel | Tagged , , , , , | 9 Comments

From the Tail of a Blue Whale

After a couple of days of icky weather, today we ventured out for a little drive hoping to capture a snow pic or two. The road led us this way and then that way….but once we crossed the bridge on the … Continue reading

Posted in Oklahoma, travel, Tulsa. Oklahoma, Visiting Small Town America, Winter | Tagged , , , , , | 19 Comments

Doing Nothing

There are vacations that keep you so busy that getting back home is almost a relief….  this wasn’t one of those.  This had to be the most kicked back trip we have ever taken.  I am so grateful for time off … Continue reading

Posted in Arkansas Photos, Family, ponderings, Ramblings, Relationships, Skies and Sunsets, Sunset photos, travel | Tagged , , | 29 Comments

Time Passes Slowly?

Our last couple of days in the Ozarks were spent exploring.  No matter how many times you visit the area, there is always more to discover.  We stayed at a quaint and adorable tree house resort.  We both agreed that we didn’t want to deal … Continue reading

Posted in Arkansas Photos, books, Fall, Family, photos, Ramblings, Reflections, Relationships, Skies and Sunsets, travel, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 29 Comments

Ozark Ferry Ride

On a journey with no destination, you just go where the wind blows you. Or in Arkansas, you go where the next curve takes you. We were headed to find the elk as suggested by a friend, when hubby saw a … Continue reading

Posted in Arkansas Photos, Fall, photos, Relationships, travel, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 49 Comments

The Continued Sunday Drive

A few more pics from our Sunday Drive last week. (see previous post here)While it is relaxing to drive and explore, there are also life lessons to be learned. For example, while we were driving, a morbid picture was painted when … Continue reading

Posted in Oklahoma, photos, Reflections, travel, Visiting Small Town America | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 29 Comments

Visiting Small Town America ~ Barnsdall, Oklahoma

New Year’s Day was a gloomy one in our little part of Oklahoma. No sunshine. Cold. But hubby and I forced each other out of the house and went for our first little road trip of the year. There was … Continue reading

Posted in Curiosity, photos, travel, Uncategorized, Visiting Small Town America | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 42 Comments

“Glow” on the Green ~

After an exhausting weekend for my retail manager hubby, we were excited to escape to downtown Tulsa last night for dinner and a little night music.  Guthrie Green did not disappoint.  I wish all of you could have been there with … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Musicians, Oklahoma, photos, Relationships, travel, Tulsa, Tulsa. Oklahoma | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 32 Comments

Irish Blessings from my Sister

My sister just returned from Ireland a few days ago.  She has shared some terrific photos with me, and so I am posting a few for you.  I will ask her later if it’s okay!  One of these really stood … Continue reading

Posted in photos, Relationships, travel, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 37 Comments

The Observation Car

The observation car on the Amtrak passenger train, has got to be the best part of riding the rails.  Even on a rainy day, there was just so much to take in while rolling across Texas.  After dinner in the … Continue reading

Posted in Friends, Friendships, Music, Musicians, photos, Relationships, Texas, Train Travel, travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 31 Comments