Archive - March 2018

TX and NM: Man’s Artwork vs. God’s Artwork

Along Route 66 just outside Amarillo, TX is one of America’s most interesting art installations:  Cadillac Ranch.  You can see it from the freeway:  what the heck is that? Invented in 1974 by a group of San Francisco hippies (let the stereotypes abound!) called the Ant Farm, they wanted to create something that would “baffle the locals...

Jackson, MS: Plus BONUS Mid-South Foodapalooza!

We’re getting centered!  Besides being in the “center” of our 7-week trip, Jackson is also in the “center” of Mississippi; we stayed at LeFleur’s Bluff State Park in the “center” of Jackson; and this stop really “centered” us emotionally, as we took a break from sightseeing and touristing and did some...