2014 Christmas in Illinois – BNSF Transcon

You are thinking “more trains? Oh please, please no!” When we visit the Southwest we almost always stop in at La Posada hotel in Winslow, Arizona – a mere 1,590 miles away on the very same rail line just 3/4 of a mile from Andrew and Henriët’s house. The BNSF trans-continental (Transcon) rail line terminates at… Continue reading 2014 Christmas in Illinois – BNSF Transcon

2014 Christmas in Illinois: Jurgen’s Dedication

Andrew and Henriët are members of the Unity Temple Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Oak Park, Illinois. Frank Lloyd Wright designed the beautiful building. They picked a weekend we were in town to dedicate Jurgen. The day before we took turns playing with the little guy. One of his three favorite toys is this giraffe. It… Continue reading 2014 Christmas in Illinois: Jurgen’s Dedication