Monthly Archives: October 2015

Fall of New England (Part 5)

Day 8 Driving across a bridge in Portland, ME we saw the waters of the Atlantic flowing into bays with factories and other commercial structures lining the shores.  Portland has a very blue collar feel.  We arrived at our destination … Continue reading

Posted in Travelogue | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fall of New England (Part 4)

Day 5 Rain poured hard during our morning in Deerfield. This was another Airbnb stay and these hosts were more ‘hands off’. They had a two story home and we stayed downstairs in their basement. They showed us the amenities … Continue reading

Posted in Travelogue | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Love & Mercy: A Film Review

The sounds of “The Beach Boys” were the soundtrack of my childhood.  Mom had several records that she converted into an audio tape.  Sometimes at home, I would hook headphones up to our stereo system and listen to their music.  … Continue reading

Posted in Film Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Fall of New England (Part 3)

Day 3: Richard (our gracious host from Day 2) was brimming with exciting sounding recommendations as we loaded up our rental Toyota Yaris car to leave East Providence. One especially stood out: taking a trip to Newport, RI. We drove … Continue reading

Posted in Travelogue | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment