Category: Pictures

Just for fun

Devil’s Tower

September 28, 2016

I’m not a movie person.  We don’t even have a TV in the Chief.  We haven’t seen an episode of a show in months (and if I was going to watch something, it would be season 6 of Game of Thrones) let alone a whole movie.  I was a “pass” on Devil’s Tower.  We just…

Bear Country USA

September 28, 2016

The area around Rushmore is charming in that “this has been a destination for decades” kind of way.   I get into old school entertainment – old mining towns that keep up the character, mystical fun houses that have been demonstrating the goofy side of physics for generations, mechanical horses for kids to ride outside…

Mount Rushmore

September 26, 2016

After being away, we jumped right into a day of adventuring.  After the kids and I did Bear Butte, we ate lunch, picked up Scott and took off for Mount Rushmore.  Rushmore has never been on my must-do list but it was on my “if I’m ever in the area…” list.  We really enjoyed it….

Mammoth Cave

September 3, 2016

This one is easy, click here Kidding – just kidding.  You all know I’m a super fan of Nat Geo.  That doesn’t mean I’m not going to tell it like I saw it. Mammoth Cave.  It was awesome.  I sound like such a cliche but I just have to… the national parks are the crown…

Smale Park

August 30, 2016

With a little time to kill in Cincinnati, we decided to hit up Smale Park. It was mentioned in several places as a nice afternoon outing.  That’s a huge understatement.  This place is awesome.  At this point we’re park connoisseurs (who ever would have guessed that would be in my future 10 years ago?!) and…