Fancy Dress at the Delta Flight Museum, Atlanta

The husband and I were in Atlanta earlier this month without the kids and attended a dinner held in the Delta Flight Museum. Located at Delta Headquarters near Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport, the museum was redone in recent years and is pretty snazzy as an event space. I didn’t take near as many photos as I would have […]

Blown Away at Monahans Sandhills State Park, Texas

If I were going to sum up West Texas in two words, those words would be “dirt” and “wind.”  In far West Texas, there are several beautiful exceptions, but most of it is a lot of dirt and wind. Not Monahans Sandhills State Park. It is sand and wind. That’s James and I while I […]

Travel Gifts for the Graduate – an Inspiration List

Graduation gifts can be really difficult to buy.  If the gift is for a young person you don’t know all that well, it can be even more difficult.  One great idea is to go with a travel theme.  If travel is something you’ve gained life experience from and you think it’s an invaluable part of […]

Roswell, New Mexico – Quirky or Tourist Trap?

I wanted to like Roswell.  Really. Overall, New Mexico is one of my favorite states.  It has such variety, from the beautiful Sangre de Cristo mountains (pictured) and the rugged Sandias to desolate desert. It also has a lot of quirkiness.  There’s quirky places all over the US, but New Mexico seems to have more per […]

Explora Museum in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Albuquerque is a mix of old and new, and the Old Town area is no exception. While you can feel the rich history of the area, you can also find places that are modern and on the cutting edge. The Explora Museum is that. Take a science museum, make everything hands on and an absolute […]