There’s Art in Them Thar Hills – Beverly and Bunker

Los Angeles is made up of many hills and valleys all with their own style. Beverly Hills is the epitome of posh living while Bunker Hill is transforming itself into a high culture… Continue reading

In Search of Food for the Road

How many nut butter sandwiches can I eat in 2 months? Looks like I am about to find out. We are packing up to leave Santa Monica for two months of touring US… Continue reading

Errandonnee May 2015

Errandonnee: Complete 12 errands in 12 days and ride a total of 30 miles by bike between May 6-17, 2015. Let’s celebrate Bike Month! Don’t let that pesky to-do list keep you off… Continue reading

Should I lose the boots?

It’s time to get mobile again. We’ve been in LA longer than anticipated and with that nesting comes the accumulation of ‘stuff’. Some good stuff, some replacement stuff, some disposable stuff, but in… Continue reading

Public Art – Is it supposed to be functional?

That’s a cool-looking awning for the bridge. What a waste of money, you should at least be able to lock your bike to it. But it’s on a bridge. Public art should be… Continue reading

Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia

The calm pools are crystal clear, revealing schools of small fish among the submerged tree branches. The light rain dots the surface of the water.   Water flows over crevices just as it… Continue reading

Street Art – Prague

Thanks to Samatha at fictionwriterwithablog  for nominating me to do the Five Photos, Five Stories Challenge. This is Day 5 and the final post in the series. I’ve really enjoyed creating a Street… Continue reading

Street Art – Austin

Thanks to Samatha at fictionwriterwithablog  for nominating me to do the Five Photos, Five Stories Challenge. This is Day 1.     Mike Johnston is by far my favorite street artist in Austin.… Continue reading

Street Art – Reykjavik

Thanks to Samatha at fictionwriterwithablog  for nominating me to do the Five Photos, Five Stories Challenge. This is Day 4.   We visited Iceland in search of the Northern Lights during the New… Continue reading

Street Art – Lisbon

Thanks to Samatha at fictionwriterwithablog  for nominating me to do the Five Photos, Five Stories Challenge. This is Day 3.     Lisbon, Portugal is widely known for the intricate tile work that… Continue reading