Susan and I first visited Italy in 1975, mostly in Florence with a one-day trip to Rome and a bus ride to the Vatican Museum. Geoff, Elisabeth, and I returned in 1998 for a relaxed visit to Rome and the Amalfi Coast.
My grandson, Ivan, and I spent a warmish day in late March on a photography outing touring the countryside west and north of Madison. We visited Blue Mound State Park and then on an official back … [Read More...]
Well, I think Susan and I are now officially Midwesterners—having survived the cold, snowy winter of 2019. With snowfall measured by the foot and temperatures as low as -26ºF, it's been a challenge to … [Read More...]
While Big Sur may be more famous, the Sonoma Coast, some 80 miles north of San Francisco is just as wild. To my mind, there is no more dramatic meeting of land and sea. Plus there are redwood … [Read More...]