Author Archives: everyjourneytraveled

Snow Pictures In April

We have a saying in Minnesota that goes something like this, “If you don’t like the weather, wait a minute and it will change.” After a brutal winter the weather changed at the end of March and the “people rejoiced” … Continue reading

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2018 in Pictures

It is not an understatement to say that 2018 was a difficult year. Therefore I would rather focus on the beauty we found. Enjoy my year in pictures. We start the year in Carmel. Good morning world I love taking … Continue reading

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A Visit to San Francisco

March 1970 was the first of many visits to San Francisco. The first thing I noticed from the window of the cab was that the grass and the leaves were green. Coming from the snowy, white of Minnesota I drank … Continue reading

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Coming to America

  On June 26, 2017, I went through immigration in Toronto on my way back to Minneapolis, MN. The official looked at my passport, checked his computer and said, “Welcome home.” On June 26, 1967, I went through immigration in … Continue reading

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2016 – The Good Times

To misquote Charles Dickens, “It was the worst of times, but with many good times.” It has been a crazy, difficult year, but we had some wonderful travels. I share them with you on this day, December 31, 2016. We enjoyed … Continue reading

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Waves and beaches in Carmel-by the Sea

It is already April and in Minnesota it is cloudy, rainy and chilly. So if anyone else longs for the ocean you can join me in enjoying these pictures we took in February. I love the gray ghost in this one. … Continue reading

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Musings while Traveling – 3/24/16

On this windy, snowy, Minnesota day I am tidying up my loft writing room. I am quiet and sorrowful about the horrors of yesterday, in Brussels and in Turkey over the weekend. I move objects on my shelves and discover things … Continue reading

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