Somerset/Devon/Cornwall

Right before Jessica and I jetted off to the States for our visas (and I took a hiatus from writing updates), we took an excellent, week-long vacation to the south-west of England. We drove down from Wombourne to take a long and winding journey down to the south coast and then up the north ofContinue reading “Somerset/Devon/Cornwall”

Lake District Pt. 3

On day three, we drove to our destination for the day. We opted for a scenic route through the mountains and stopped a few times along the way: once at a lake, once at the valley pictured above, and once at a waterfall. After our several stops, we arrived at Lake Buttermere and (after teaContinue reading “Lake District Pt. 3”

Idle Hands…

Are not my thing. Since February 7th, we have been consistently making preparations for our move. Even though for some time we did not know if the funding would be there, we knew we had to keep moving in that direction. Now that it is quite clear that the money will be there, it seemsContinue reading “Idle Hands…”

Monuments Old and New

In this instance, 1200 AD is enough to be new when 2500 BC is the other date we are dealing with. Today was my first field trip with the program and it was wonderful. We started classes on Wednesday, and while I have thoughts and reflections from that experience (which was wonderful), I wanted toContinue reading “Monuments Old and New”