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Travel outside Colorado

The Legacy of Teddy Roosevelt

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn As we drove the road, formations of gray and red greeted us.  Cottonwood trees with hints of yellow contrasted with the prairie grasses.  Continuing up the road, a mass of brown caught my eye.  A huge bison lumbered down the yellow center stripe, a vestige of…

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A “Royale” Adventure

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Note:  This blog post is off topic, covering a road trip we recently made to northern Minnesota. Our day began with a drive up the lakeshore.  Just a few miles before the Canadian border, we turned down a desolate road, arriving at a field.  The morning…

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Christmas tradition

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Note:  This post is off-topic pertaining to a visit to Colonial Williamsburg during the Christmas season. The wreaths caught my eye.  The many, colorful wreathes decorated in the most imaginative ways possible.  Carved artichokes mixed in with cranberries.  Assorted apples arranged around the evergreens.  Sprays of…

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Back east

Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Four lanes of traffic filled with red taillights. Row upon row of suburban neighborhoods filled with cookie-cutter houses.  I’m starting to break out in hives over the fact that we’ve moved one mile in the last 20 minutes.  Phantom traffic jams seems to materialize for no…

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