Lake Shore Limited ~ All aboard!

Tonight we boarded our next train. This one is faster, newer, fancier and heading to Boston, MA. Same cast as the other train: Mark, Tara and Denise; and we’ve added one character: Mimi Marilyn! Once settled, our cabin attendant, Lashawnda, invited us to a wine & cheese welcome reception in the Dining Car. Of course […]

Amazing, enchanting, charming…

Those three words describe the city of Arcata, where I am this week. We’ve moved Emily into her dorm (residents’ hall); learned about professional majors; toured the campus and eaten in the Jolly Giant dining hall. We enjoyed walking thru the town, seeing all the local stores, restaurants and markets. One of the neat things […]