When The Chef opened in 1943 in downtown Manhattan, Kansas, Manhattanites had to order and eat fast in the small cafe, because a long line of people were ready to take their place.  Today, there is still usually a line for a table in the cozy restaurant featured as Food Network’s ultimate breakfast joint for the state of […]

National Cereal Day 2016 #NationalCerealDay

My son doing his part to celebrate National Cereal Day (#NationalCerealDay).

One of my sons’ favorite hobbies is playing guitar, and over the past few years that he’s been playing, he’s amassed quite a collection.  I asked him to pick out one of his favorites and play a tune for me as the last bit of sun set for the day.  Unfortunately, he doesn’t name his […]

Four years ago, I started this blog as a 365 project.  I pushed myself to take and post a photo a day throughout 2012 in order to make time to pursue a hobby that interested me.  There were some days without posts in 2015.  Okay, sometimes it was longer than that.  Yes, I’m looking at […]

My son and I have been working hard to get in plenty of distance for our upcoming family half marathon over Thanksgiving.  We spotted this guy staring down at us as we walked the Lake Lenexa trail recently. Click on image to enlarge