My Hometown

I spent a few days in my hometown in Minnesota at the end of September. I miss the big lake. We had some wave action the first night - nothing like it can be - but it was fun to watch. Sometime I'd like to go back when they have the REALLY big waves. Maralee

African Sunset

As we watched the cheetah's stalking the wildebeest, the sun was setting. It was a beautiful sunset but we were losing light very quickly. It was to the point that from where we were, it was difficult to see the cheetahs in the quickly fading  light.  TO BE CONTINUED . . .    

Up and Away

Going up in a hot-air balloon has been on my bucket list all of my life. So when the opportunity presented itself on our trip to Kenya, I jumped at the chance. What better place to fly then over the Masai Mara? We had a 3:45 a.m. wakeup call and were driven to the field …