Keeping It In Manuel Mode

Sitting on a plane after a one hour delay due to maintenance, the air conditioner seems to be stuck on heat, flight attendants trying to confirm number of passengers, communicating with the check in attendant, and specifically calling out my seat number, doesn’t exactly give me a warm fuzzy feeling! Have I mentioned the crying…

Texas Chili

My recent trip to Dallas was a short turn around. Doesn’t leave much time for exploring but you know I found some time to find a few ‘beautiful things’. For example, the Blue Buffalo mascot came for a visit. You just never know who you are going to meet along the way. We ate lunch…

Sylvan Heights Bird Park

This day trip destination has been on my bucket list for a while, a great opportunity to get on the trike and ride! Sylvan Heights Bird Park in Scotland Neck, North Carolina is a great day trip destination sitting on 18 acres, surrounded by tranquil gardens and bordered by natural wetlands. A chance to get…

Gilmore Car Museum – Hickory Corners, MI

If you have a chance to see something, go see it! If you ever get the chance, go see the Gilmore Car Museum; sitting on 90 acres of land, they are the largest auto museum in North America.  There are over 400 vehicles to tour set up in multiple barns including a Model A Ford…

Worth It

Four hours from home and the age old question “are we there yet” running through your head conflicts with the “live out loud” devil on your shoulder. Guess who won? You got it! We decided to take a detour. And boy was it worth it! I got the chance to pull out my camera and…