Category Archives: Travel

Je ne regrette rien

Ordinarily, when conservative columnist Michael Gerson puts pen to paper (or whatever the 21st century incarnation of that phrase is), I’m not so much inclined to share his opinion. But this past week, describing his feelings as his first-born went … Continue reading

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I Want to Ride My Bicycle, I Want to Ride it Where I Like!

My sister Peg and I have started biking together on the Little Miami Scenic Trail. A pleasant exercise, because it’s uninterrupted (essentially) by traffic, and is mostly a jungle-y expanse of green, all the way up to where the path … Continue reading

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Leave the Driving to Us

While reading an article on Grist about making travel with kids on public transportation safer and more enjoyable, I was reminded of a sojourn I took years ago, before I had kids of my own. At the end of an … Continue reading

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Beautification, Irish-style

(Note: Spacing kind of crazy – still working on formatting when inserting photos!) The Irish seem to take seriously their obligation to keep their homeland looking like the little piece of Heaven that it’s reputed to be. Even though an awful lot of real … Continue reading

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