Hi All, I enjoy the 3,000 + steps up to the Maryland Washington Monument. This year I had my Apple Watch along so I know how far it is from the base of the mountain up to the top of the Washington Mounment – about 20 stone steps that spiral up from the base in … Continue reading
Hi All, Last Sunday, July 23, 2017, I had the honor to walk where soldiers fought the most bloody battle of the Civil War. In just one day on September 17th, 1862, 23,000 Americans lost their lives. All Americans fighting for their country for different ideals that by the end of the day neither side … Continue reading
Hi All, Last weekend I traveled to see my favorite author, Nora Roberts in Boonsboro, Maryland. Here are some pictures from the neighborhoods around her husband’s bookstore in Boonsboro. The yards are beautifully maintained with flowering trees and bushes. A lovely place to spend time visiting historic landmarks with Civil War sites within a few … Continue reading
Hi All, If you get a chance to drive on Highway 61 to Winona be sure to go with plenty of time to look for spots to see all the activity on the great Mississippi River. Here’s some highlights from the trip my friend and I took to see my niece. Enjoy.
Antietam National Battlefield at Sharpsburg, Maryland Picture Mosaic Chesapeake Bay; picture mosaic from my trip to Baltimore, Maryland; the largest inland estuary in the contiguous US according to Wikipedia