Whatcha Been Doing?

I have been doing lots of things that don’t involve writing blog posts. I went on several trips this summer: In May, I attended the NGS annual conference in Raleigh NC and went on a research and visiting trip with my sister. (gone 10 days) My son got married July 1 in another city in Michigan. I  arranged for a rental house for my extended … Continue reading Whatcha Been Doing?

Harrisville – Memorial Day

Harrisville State Park – Harrisville MI, on Lake Huron. The park has a great sandy beach, but the water will be on the cold side. There is a new accessible ramp down to the waterfront. (It has just been installed; I didn’t see it listed in any online guides. It is at the campground beach.) Beautiful campground in a cedar forest along the shores of Lake Huron. I … Continue reading Harrisville – Memorial Day

Scenes of Old Havana

Scenes from our “Tour of Five Plazas” – see Mapa Cultural. And our ride to dinner that night in the old cars. I loved the old city and would like to return to see it more leisurely. We had a guide who told us which architectual features were from which time period, but too much to remember – could take notes or take pictures, not … Continue reading Scenes of Old Havana