This year was my first time visiting the Iowa State Fair. It is a longstanding tradition and I was happy to be invited to Des Moines with friends. I didn’t have much money (I bummed the $11 admittance fee, was offered a few “extreme fries” and free honey lemonade from my friends and coughed up […]
I’ve been getting through the long days at work by thinking of last month’s vacation to Michigan. These photos were from our self-guided tour of the Icebreaker Ship Museum. It was in operation up until a few years ago and has a long history of service in the area. I have a few more photo […]
A beacon used to guide vessels traversing Lake Michigan (with a blinking red light and fog horn) This was one of the places I couldn’t wait to visit and it was a popular destination that rainy noon but it was worth the wait!
Michigan was a blast… This is just the first day or so of our vacation. Other stops include: historical tours of a British fur trading encampment and lighthouse, a Soo Locks boat tour that takes us to Canadian waters as well as a self-guided tour of the Icebreaker ship museum and a relaxing ride across […]
It’s been on my mind… the last time I blogged. I feel like I’m shuffling into confession, fingers nervously grazing keys, afraid of striking a wrong chord. Everything in my life is about to change. For about a week. I’m going on vacation! VACATION TIME, BROTHERS! I worry for plant and pet but I must […]
Thanks for joining me on this photowalk. I hope to go on many more this year before it gets too cold :) Check my photoblog later this week for more shots from our mini-vacation and outtakes of Andy rock and tree climbing! Zach and I had a wonderful time. Ironically we made it out of […]
I am taking my first vacation of the year. Ok, so it’s only about an hour away to see my friend, Sami, but for me it is rather exciting! I will post photos when I come back and I’m going to try to post blogs while I’m gone… I’m sure things will be fine, everyone […]