Monthly Archives: January 2017

Only In a Grocery Store!

I remember as a young single girl I was told that a great place to meet men was in the supermarket. I’m not sure I ever understood that but I think it had something to do with checking our the … Continue reading

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” Flash Back” – South Dakota

To the Lakota Sioux it was the malo shika, “the bad lands”. To the French-Canadian fur trappers it was Les Mauvaises a traverser, ” bad lands to travel across”. In the book 1000 Places To See Before You Die, it’s … Continue reading

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What Does The Future Hold?

I guess it’s because my birthday is only a couple of weeks away. I seem to be more introspective as I get older each year. I seem do more musing around this time than I do at New Year’s! What … Continue reading

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I Was Just Thinking…

Awww, you know what that means. I was stumped for a subject to write about.  But seriously I do think sometimes. I read a post from a fellow travel blogger titled 7 Questions all Long Term Travelers Hate.http://girlvsglobe.com/2014/05/7-questions-all-long-term-travellers-hate.html  This is … Continue reading

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Graves Light

Yesterday I mentioned Graves Light that marks the North Channel into Boston Harbor. It isn’t as “pretty” as Boston light but its history is just as colorful. The lighthouse gets it’s ghoulish names from the tiny island it’s situated upon. … Continue reading

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Boston Light

Boston Light is a lighthouse located on Little Brewster Island in the outer Boston  Harbor. The original lighthouse was built on this site in 1716 making it the first lighthouse to be built in what became the United States. This … Continue reading

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Into The Harbor on a Wildlife Cruise

The cruise was a “sell out”. Many of the people I spoke with had been on the cruise in previous years. They only run it one day a year and they go out rain or shine or snow.  There were … Continue reading

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A Winter Wildlife Cruise

My Friend Nancy sent me a notice about a Winter Wildlife Cruise of Boston Harbor. There wasn’t a lot of information on the web site. In fact it didn’t even mention the date or dates. On a phone call I … Continue reading

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7 Wonders of the United States

I love traveling but so far I’ve stuck to US travel. I figure as much as I would like to see some of the sights in Europe and Asia and South America or go on a Safari in Africa, I … Continue reading

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Basic Economy

American Airlines is launching a new level of service on selected routes starting in February. I’m not sure it is anything I would be interested in but for a short jaunt it might be ok. From what I gather it … Continue reading

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