Sunday, May 13, 2018

Route 66 (133/365)

TIME: 11:49 AM to 12:21 PM
PLACE: Route 66

The girls and I drove to Litchfield for their Pickers Market. 

It was a bit hot for May – but I’ll take it over the cold any day.

We took the Historic Route 66 highway home.  The modern highway parallels the Historic Route 66 alignment (1940-1977) .  I pulled into a junction to take photos.

This is looking south to Staunton.


And looking north to Litchfield.

Soulsby’s Service Station in Mt. Olive. 

This was built in 1926.  Route 66 was to the west of the building at that time.  Then, in 1930, the highway was realigned and ended up in front of the station.
Henry’s Rabbit Ranch
We stopped, but we didn’t get to meet Henry, maybe another time.20180513_20180513_121508
This gigantic rabbit was on the side of the building.

See all those bunny graves in the back? I can tell that they were loved.


It was a good Mother’s Day.

Saturday, May 12, 2018

Sushi Entrance (132/365)

TIME: 9:00 PM
PLACE: Sushi Tatsu
SUBJECT: Hanging on front door

Stella and I did some shopping at the mall to pick out a dress for her to wear to the 8th grade dance next Friday.

Then we had dinner. 

She tried some Uni (sea urchin) this time – she has determined that she is not a fan of that particular item.

Friday, May 11, 2018

Wash Cycle (131/365)

TIME: 7:25 PM
PLACE: Car wash
SUBJECT: Front windshield

The birds have really been christening my car.

Maybe it’s because I park under a tree.

Time for a wash.

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Duck (130/365)

TIME: 10:51 AM

Our walking path at work rings around the pond in front of the office.

We occasionally have Canadian Geese stop by.

This is the first time I’ve seen a duck.  He’s been hanging out here several days now.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Rainbow (129/365)

TIME: 7:00 AM
PLACE: On the way to work
SUBJECT: Rainbow

Not the best photo, but hey, I was driving and it was fading.

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Root (128/365)

TIME: 7:50 PM
PLACE: Otts Tavern
SUBJECT: Tree root

Here is an interesting tree root between the parking lots.

It looks like it was sprayed with orange paint so folks wouldn’t trip over it.

I can see a face in it.

Monday, May 7, 2018

Martini Monday (127/365)

TIME: 5:23 PM
PLACE: Bella Milano
SUBJECT: Blue Milano martini
(Orange vodka, Blue Curacao, cranberry juice, lime)

Time for a Martini Monday with the co-workers.