This evening I bathed in clear, hot, and most importantly, fecal-free water. It felt like a gift. A much taken-for-granted gift. Earlier in the day, our city lifted a boil […]
Note: This entry is part of a series about our 2012 trip to Turkey. Arriving in Turkey, I wasn’t quite sure what to expect when it came to bathrooms. I had […]
We were traveling over the holidays and I must have missed the latest social networking trend: choosing a theme word for the new year. I’m not one to make resolutions […]
Well, we did it. “Tied the Knot.” “Got Hitched.” “Said I Do.” Went “To The Chapel.” We didn’t have a lot of time to plan a wedding. After all, we […]
Elkhart County in Northern Indiana is a heritage tourist’s playground! Learn more about all there is to do there at Historic Indianapolis.
Columbus, Indiana is my hometown. As a child, I always loved visiting my grandparents, aunts, uncles, and cousins in this wondrous place. At the time I didn’t appreciate architecture. It […]
The Southern Indiana counties of Perry and Dubois hold some really magnificent examples of sacred architecture. Learn about travel opportunities at Historic Indianapolis.
I lived a pretty charmed life until I was about 16. I may be exaggerating, but until age 16 I hadn’t yet experienced the heart-wrenching numbness of losing a loved one. […]
What the heck is Polymorphic Light Eruption? (also called Polymorphous Light Eruption, Photosensitivity, Photodermatitis, etc.) Basically, it’s a condition in which a person has an allergic reaction to sun exposure. I […]
I’ve been thinking a lot lately about the word “amateur” and how it is often used with a negative connotation. These examples of the word’s usage from Merriam-Webster depict that […]