I've been in Louisville, Ky., the last three days for work; a couple of evenings I've been able to explore the downtown area a bit by foot. Here's some of what I saw.
Note: When originally written, this was part of a series of posts about pictures used in the header at the top of this blog. Well, life happens and headers change, and now there are completely different pictures up there. Oh well, I'll keep these posts, though. Previous posts in the series are here and here and … Continue reading Downbound On The Upper
A week and a half ago, after dropping Jim off at Elmhurst College, I had the opportunity to visit Starved Rock State Park. I'd driven past the exit for the park dozens of times—it's on the way between St. Louis and where several members of Jean's family live in Northern Illinois—but we've never taken the … Continue reading Starved Rock
April 20 was the day I'd been waiting for for months. Warm, but not too warm. Plenty of sunshine. Not a terribly busy day at work. And the trees are greening up nicely, filling out enough so that, from a distance, they look pretty darn summery. I took my camera to work. And at lunchtime … Continue reading A New Way To Look At St. Louis