Nature

Perry'sVictory and International peace memorial

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When was the last time you found a vacation spot by watching pictures on Twitter? Katrina Reed of Miller Boat Line Ferry posted lovely photos of Put-in-Bay island. The photos were so magical they made me want to visit! When Jill Bauer of Lake Erie Shores & Islands offered to host Sara Broers of Travel […]

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Ten Marblehead Lighthouse Facts!

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I love to visit lighthouses so I have compiled ten great Marblehead Lighthouse facts! This was one of the loveliest lighthouses I’ve seen. Stopping by on a hosted trip from Lake Erie Shores & Islands, with Sara Broers of Travel with Sara, we arrived just in time for the last tour of the day. During […]

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Zinnias at Rendleman Orchards

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Is there anything as lovely as a field of Zinnias at Rendleman Orchards? The acre field that my friend Rose Hammitt and I drove south to Alto Pass, Illinois to see is the brain child of Michele Sirles, Vice President of Rendelman Orchards. The orchards have been in business since 1873, but this is the […]

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day in Shelbyville

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It was a visit to the Shelbyville Memorial Sunken Gardens that brought me to Shelbyville, Illinois. But there is a lot that would bring me back! After reading all there is to see and do, you too may want to spend a day in Shelbyville. I made two trips to this lovely little town. The […]

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Lindsborg Thru My Eyes

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Lindsborg, Kansas is a lovely community known as Little Sweden USA. I was invited to travel to experience the culture, art, and traditions of this great town. We had a wonderful time on this sponsored trip! The History in Lindsborg Lindsborg was settled in 1869 by a group of Lutheran Swedes led by 28-year old […]