What’s Inn-side

Okay, the play on words in the title is admittedly corny.  What can I say? And the picture really doesn’t do the place justice. Last night I had to choose a place to stay in Little Rock during rush hour traffic.  I’ve never been to Little Rock. I saw a sign for a motel chain…

1st Cuppa Mornin’ Joe On The Road

Morning Joe on MSNBC  provides my background noise while I’m waking up in this simple, yet comfortable, motel this morning.  When I arrived in town last evening, inticed by pillow-top advertising at a familiar hotel, I chose being able to afford dinner (compliments of Food Lion) over amenities.  I had daydreamed of walking off the…

Vienna, Italy, Paris

I just discovered Fav Foto Friday on Sandy Hogan’s site Scribbles and Musings Of an Introvert. It’s fun!  Visit her blog and give it a try!! The photo I have shared on this lovely Friday is from my trip to Austria last year on my birthday weekend in September. My daughter-in-law and I were all set to travel…

this tangled path

I woke up after only 41/2 hours of sleep very early this morning.  About an hour before the alarm was set to go off I fell back to sleep.  Anxiety, sadness, weariness shroud me and yet, I have to keep taking the next step.  There is such a line of ghosts and ghouls haunting my…

“Hey! It’s like Diagon Alley!”

I exclaimed as we turned the corner in Rudesheim am Rhein, Germany.  Gau Algesheim and Rudesheim most captivated my imagination during my 5 week stay in Germany last year.  Walking those streets felt like walking through a storybook from childhood.  And yet I only saw post cards of coastal castles and landmarks, which are certainly…