Thanksgiving, a time to reflect on all of the good things in your life, a time to give thanks for all of your blessings. This pelican was one of six that was rescued from the Gulf oil spill and adopted by the Henry Doorly Zoo.  They are kept at the Zoo's Safari Park, where this … Continue reading Reflections

Out of the Mouth of Babes

On a beautiful fall day, we took three grandkids, ages 10, 7 and 2, to a safari park, where you drive through the wildlife in their "natural" habitat.  The wildlife get used to seeing humans in cars so they are unconcerned about your presence, but aren't tame enough to come up to your car and … Continue reading Out of the Mouth of Babes

Black Hills, South Dakota

Altogether, I was in the Black Hils area for a week, five days with the fam and two days visiting our friends, Chuck and Karen, who now live in South Dakota.  Chuck and Karen took us along the Needles Highway through Black Hills State Park. It was such a pretty stop, we had our picture … Continue reading Black Hills, South Dakota