Monthly Archives: May 2015

MY DAY: Saugerties Lighthouse

  I’ve found a new place to add to my bucket list of places to visit: The Saugerties Lighthouse on the Hudson River in New York state. The Hudson River Valley is one of my favorite haunts, especially Hyde Park where … Continue reading

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MY DAY: The Haasienda is ready for summer…

The Haasienda has it’s 2015 Spring-Summer Swag going on! Each Spring, I cannot wait for Fairmont Industries to hold their plant sale next door.  This event is hosted by the Special Needs Teachers & Staff, and their students.  This fund … Continue reading

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MY DAY: Grandma Donna’s Chicken McNuggets

 My grandmother, Donna Clary Barmes, would’ve been 91 years old today. I am sure one of the first things she did upon reaching heaven in 1992 was to locate the nearest McDonald’s so she could continue to have her chicken … Continue reading

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MY DAY: David Letterman

Twenty-three years ago I watched Johnny Carson bid farewell to America upon his retirement. Tonight, I watch a fellow Ball State University alum, David Letterman, take his leave from the stage. This is kind of sad. For nearly 50 years, … Continue reading

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MY DAY: A moment in Woodland Cemetery

Despite lacking energy, I decided  to grab my camera and take a 3 mile hike through Dayton’s beautiful Woodland Cemetery and Arboretum. It’s May 2, but there is still a good deal of spring beauty yet to appear.  What has … Continue reading

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