Hike Number Seven – Buck’s Pocket State Park

Buck’s Pocket State Park. A Haven for Defeated Politicians. That’s how I’m greeted upon arrival at Buck’s Pocket State Park. How apropos.  I’m not a politician, but I do feel defeated. Career-wise for sure.  After moving to Alabama from Southern California over twenty years ago, Buck’s Pocket was one of the first places I visited. Drove through, really. […]

When In Rome – A Three Day Itinerary

I love to explore new places, and my recent trip to Italy was no exception. Italy, Rome specifically, is easy to navigate on foot and offers spectacular architecture and art at literally every turn. The people watching was unsurpassed! You can probably have a pretty incredible trip just walking around the different neighborhoods for three […]