Just another day enjoying the Little House in the Village! This was taken while we were waiting for the Steamers and Lobsta to be ready – Yum!
For a Christmas gift, Kerry gave Clare and me a ‘trip’ to Chicago. For me it was a ‘trip’ in many ways, but, since Clare lives in Chicago, her ‘trip’ was showing off her ‘home’ town to her Dad. I arrived on Thursday and stayed through Sunday, returning to the … Continue reading
No, not the US National Gold repository, but Fort Knox located in Prospect, Maine. While Fort Knox is passably interesting, the real attraction to me was the Observatory on the new bridge crossing the Penobscot Narrows. It is a very interesting constructions with two very tall pillars, one of which … Continue reading
Kerry and I visited the “Bounty” today, which was in ‘town’ on its tour up the East coast. The Bounty is a replica of the original HMS Bounty of the “Mutiny on the Bounty” fame. This replica was made for the Marlon Brando movie of the same and has recently … Continue reading
Mmmmmmm. Kerry and I went to a very fine Wine Bar/Restaurant this evening. Uncorked is a new wine bar in Austin, just east of the main part of the city, it provides an awesome combination of ambiance, fine wines with a clear mission for wine education, and great Tapas type … Continue reading