Goggleworks Stairs

As I walk through the doors to the lobby of the Goggleworks building I'm presented with the latest art exhibition. Beautifully crafted cradles and other furniture are scattered around the large room. Every time I see the exposed brick and thick, heavy steel doors I can't help but think about what it must have looked … Continue reading Goggleworks Stairs

Homemade Burgers

I originally found this recipe in a grilling cookbook. Over the years I’ve changed it up, added some things, removed other things. I often leave out some of the pepper if I’m making it for the kids to eat too since they don’t like as much spice in their food. After making these, my family … Continue reading Homemade Burgers

National Donut Day

“This is my favorite part!” The guy behind the counter places three marshmallows on the preparation table and lights up a blow torch.  Like a barista at a hipster coffee shop, he toasts the marshmallows with a kind of pride in his craft. They slowly start expanding, and every so often catch a small flame. … Continue reading National Donut Day

Fossils

“This one is a big shell!” The youngest is taking his mid-day nap in the camper. The weather outside finally broke from the cold rain we’ve had all week. Blue skies with a warm sun shining through the paintbrush stroke clouds.  We’re outside finding things to do and suddenly there’s an impromptu scavenger hunt for … Continue reading Fossils