Lovely day for a hike June 7th 2007 Bob’s birthday today, the same day as Tom Jones, Liam Neeson, and Prince. (Draw your own conclusions.) I took a break from my frantic travel preparations to hike Black Mountain in Dummerston with Ruth. I had never done this hike before. A nice, easy 15-minute walk to the top for a beautiful view. Lovely day, about 70, nice breeze. Little league and T-ball games this evening. We’ve decided ... read more
North America » United States » Vermont » Brattleboro Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
June 1, 2012: I am heading off to Ireland again, this time for five weeks, with a group of students from my college in Vermont. I won't have time to post a lot, and I won't repeat much info that I covered in 2009. Enjoy.
Before this year, there were three parts to this blog. In 2009, I spent three weeks (July 3 - 28) in Ireland with students from my college and my colleague, Mike. Then my family was on vacation in London through August 15. This blog's purpose was to document and share highlights and photos from this trip with friends and family.
The earlier entries are from 2007. Thi... full info