Monthly Archives: November 2017

Reading: Plainsong by Kent Haruf

Plainsong by Kent Haruf My rating: 5 of 5 stars Finished: September 23, 2017   My favorite book of the past few years. Kent Haruf has written a stunning character study of a group of loosely related people in the … Continue reading

Posted in Reading | 1 Comment

Reading: Trajectory by Richard Russo

Trajectory by Richard Russo My rating: 4 of 5 stars Finished: August 27, 2017 A collection of four long short stories with each capturing a moment in people’s lives where relationships are changing. In “Horseman” we encounter a female college … Continue reading

Posted in Reading | 1 Comment

Spatchcocked Turkey

Not a long post today; I usually post my Thanksgiving write up after the big day, I thought I’d share with you ahead of time what I plan on cooking in case you are looking for inspiration. As you may remember I’m … Continue reading

Posted in Cooking | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Late Summer Road Trip – Sequoia National Park

Travel Dates: September 11 & 12, 2017 After our stop at the awesome La Posada Hotel in Winslow, Arizona, we headed over to visit my uncle and aunt in Cottonwood. We love visiting them; Uncle Jake is the last remaining … Continue reading

Posted in Foliage and Landscape, National Parks, Travel | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

Late Summer Road Trip – La Posada Hotel

Trip Date: September 9, 2017 I’m getting so behind on my blogging: working, traveling and having fun result in a back log of posts. Today, I’m going back to our late summer road trip to the Southwest and California. When … Continue reading

Posted in Route 66, Travel | Tagged | 1 Comment