Win a Jar of Apple Butter: Stick Your Head in Something!

I will stick my head in anything. Okay, maybe that’s a little bit of a yarn, but I really do love those plywood cutouts with a silly scene just begging passersby to insert their noggins. So as you can imagine I was ecstatic to pose, Marla Appleseed style. Kurt was, well, a little less than … More Win a Jar of Apple Butter: Stick Your Head in Something!

Affirmative Action Hearings, Meeting Jeffrey Toobin, and Being a Moderate

“David Souter was so great because he was so weird.” -Jeffrey Toobin, Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures, 08 October 2012 I had no idea what to expect in going to a lecture by a political analyst. My expectations were of a long-winded, sleep-inducing lecture, the only saving grace of which might be some lively crazy people … More Affirmative Action Hearings, Meeting Jeffrey Toobin, and Being a Moderate

Bee’s Knees and…Gnat Testicles?: Coshocton River Walk, Part 2

I get it. I get it! “The bee’s knees!”  As I was taking close-up photographs with my camera phone on a morning river walk in Coshocton, Ohio, I was mesmerized by the fluffy yellow leg warmers a particular honeybee had accumulated on his many treks over the aster flowers. I was so full of love … More Bee’s Knees and…Gnat Testicles?: Coshocton River Walk, Part 2

Weekend Window: Covered Bridge Festival

This weekend’s photo blog captures the annual Covered Bridge Festival at Mingo Creek County Park in Washington County, Pennsylvania. On the 3rd weekend of September each year, festivals are held at covered bridges throughout Greene and Washington Counties in PA. We are lucky to have two covered bridges within fifteen minutes of our house in … More Weekend Window: Covered Bridge Festival