I went to Omaha with as clean a slate as one probably could. I knew virtually nothing about the state aside from the fact that the Cornhuskers are also in the Big Ten with my Buckeyes. And, well, that was pretty much it. Granted I still don’t know much more, but I am happy to report I enjoyed my time there and left feeling like there were still … Continue reading Oh my, Omaha!
This post picks up at the end of my trip on the Empire Builder. Sunday Once I left King Street Station I had about 6 hours to kill before the rest of my eclectic party: Faye, her husband Kirk, their almost 2 year old son, and Kirk’s brother Toby got into town. Normally, I’d have no problem killing time but I was hindered by my … Continue reading Quite nearly sleepless in Seattle
Atlanta happened completely last minute. A friend’s little sister who I’ve known my whole life was running in the ACC Track Championships and he was heading down to watch. Since he was driving I tagged along for company and so I could explore Atlanta, a city I’d driven through many times but never really thought of as a destination I wanted to explore. We arrived … Continue reading Quick trip to Atlanta
I awoke Sunday morning with a random urge to get out and do something in the city. I enjoy a good museum visit from time to time so when I pulled up the Columbus Museum of Art (CMOA) website and discovered that Sundays were free, my day quickly took shape before I’d even gotten out of bed. On my way downtown I stopped for Starbucks … Continue reading Art, wine, & beer – a simple Sunday in Columbus