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Back in time

Veleia, an ancient town of Aemilia, situated about 20 miles south of Placentia. It’s not a town worth a visit in itself, but it has a feature that makes the name known around the world… 683 more words

Sunday funday

It was a grey sunday morning, but it was a day to spend with dear friends, so the weather didn’tt really matter…..L had registered to have some laps at a near… 62 more words

Where I Live

I live in a small midwestern town on an acre and an eighth of gently rolling hills in a sprawling older subdivision filled with towering pines. 380 more words


Insect Safari

My class was cancelled this past Saturday so we took the kids to a local state park where they were having an “insect safari.” Basically it was a nature hike for an hour where a park ranger gave them butterfly nets and little boxes to trap insects and other crawling bugs. 112 more words

The Babies

Lady Mountain

Here we are, nestled in a crisp valley

bunkered by rows of apples, cherries, pears and poplars.

Here in a sun trap shaped by the mountains… 305 more words


How to Be a Beach Bastard II: Chair Buffoonery

My very first post on this blog was about the inconsiderate, territorial asshats who stake their claim on a beach and KEEP it throughout their stay, even long after they’ve returned to their rooms for the night, so when you’re scoping for a place just for the morning or afternoon, or even for the sunset, you cannot find a decent┬áspot whatsoever. 887 more words


Nature & Faith - Umbria experience # 4

Here we were, finally, to admire a nature show we wanted for so long to see…..

The Marmore Falls, extolled during the centuries for its beauty, appears like a roaming water column distributed on three drops. 1,039 more words