At the lovely Farm to Table dinner we enjoyed earlier this month, we met a lovely woman, a friend of a neighbor, who lives on acreage in Weston, Missouri.  She told us about the tobacco barn on her property and invited us out to check it out, and you know what a sucker I am […]

Back here Somewhere-in-the-Middle-of-the-USA I came across these square hay bales and had to pull over and take some pics. What do you think?  Do you have a favorite below? Square Hay Bales Photo #1.   Square Hay Bales Photo #2. Square Hay Bales Photo #3. You Might Also Enjoy: Hay Bales from a REALLY Different […]

Sadly, this is the last post from Montana.  I can’t tell you how much I enjoy being there.  Well, certainly between the months of May and September.  It’s a bit chilly the other months of the year! These photos were taken in Valley Creek, an area roughly 20-30 minutes outside of Billings.  When my Better […]

On our last day in Montana, we went on a two-hour trail ride.  The last time we rode horses in Montana, our youngest was just a baby and couldn’t go with us.  This time, she was old enough for her first adventure on horseback.  Wanda, the owner of Paintbrush Adventures, is a childhood friend of […]

Called “the place where the mountain lion lies” by Native Americans, Captain William Clark named it “Pompeys Tower” in honor of Sacagawea’s toddler son Jean Baptiste Charbonneau, who he had nicknamed “Pomp.”  Nicholas Biddle, first editor of Lewis and Clark’s journals, changed the name to “Pompeys Pillar.”  The Pillar overlooks the Yellowstone River and still […]