Photographs open doors to the past, but they also allow a look into the future.
One of my favorite old-time photos shows my great, great grandfather, William Strassburg, crossing a river on a wagon with a pair of horses. No name or date appears on the back. However, I know my grandfather lived in Gunnison, Colorado for many years, and the scenery does resemble the Western Slope of Colorado. The boys in the wagon are a mystery, and no one in the family knew who the children were. Continue reading “Crossing the River”
–Richard Dean Anderson
dear daytime delight
My cheeky sidekicks have brought me so much joy this year! This sweet little pair makes me laugh, and they brighten my world. I sure do love my little furbabies. And so did everyone else, for they received the most likes on all the photos that I entered this year in The Daily Post Photo Challenges.
The Daily Post – 2017 Favorites
I saw my grandma
Kissing Santa under the
Mistletoe! OH NO!
Near Canon City, Colorado, the Royal Gorge Bridge sits on a 360 acre parcel of land that attracts tourists from around the world. This bridge crosses a gorge that is over 950 feet above the Arkansas River. Until 2001, this bridge was the highest bridge in the world. Continue reading “The Royal Gorge Bridge”
life held simple pleasures