A Day in Ann Arbor, Michigan

On our way to visit my brother and his family in Michigan’s upper peninsula, my husband, John, and I stopped to stay a night in Ann Arbor. John was a college professor for 35 years and is an avid football fan. He is always interested in getting a look at any college campus we happen…

Texas journal: Day #5 ~ San Antonio

For breakfast Doc and I wanted something light.  We’d been eating so much this week that we were starting to feel overwhelmed by all the food. My feet were still sore and not wanting to walk a single extra step, I opened up the room service menu and ordered us each a fruit plate.They arrived…

Texas journal – Day #4 – San Antonio

Day #4 – Friday. With Doc’s conference now in full swing, I would be on my own for the next two days.  In the past I have attended conference sessions with him. I’ve learned a lot of interesting history over the years and I also enjoy hanging out with “the guys” whom I’ve come to know…

A week in Texas: Flight Day

Have I mentioned before how much I hate flight day? Cleveland Hopkins is our nearest airport but this time it happened that tickets to Houston out of Akron-Canton would save us $200 per ticket.  It meant a plane change in Chicago instead of a non-stop flight in addition to the extra 20 minutes of driving…