A week after I wrote this post , 130 people died in attacks in Paris. The day before, 39 died and 243 were injured in a suicide bombing in Beirut. It is shocking, but these events are hardly unique. In just this year alone, countless attacks have been made on civilians and students in Egypt and […]
“This is a city built on rock and faith.” Madeline Lavine, Jerusalem Tour Guide I’ve had the honor and pleasure to spend the past week in Jerusalem. For several years, I’ve worked with the Jerusalem International YMCA. (Learn more at FriendsofJIY.org) This trip was a wonderful opportunity to see this amazing place first hand, […]
Random shots from three states. two sporting events and one Instagram account. Technically not from October, but hey! Lunar eclipse! Mt. Shasta, on the return from San Francisco. (I wasn’t driving.) Levi’s Stadium (San Francisco, CA). Because I couldn’t get a closeup of a football player no matter how much I zoomed in. *sigh* I […]
I was looking for a place for a day trip with family. When I saw the names Devil’s Chasm, Cooks Churn and Thor’s Well, I knew where I wanted to go. Despite the fog and low-tide, Cape Perpetua did not disappoint. All photos taken by me with a Nikon 3300. Click the subscribe link above to get these […]
My niece was scrolling through the pictures on my phone. “You sure have a lot of photos of leaves,” she said with an air of disapproval. Yes, I do. October is the BEST. All photos taken by me, with an iPhone 6.