Category Archives: Travel

Things Found Humorous In The First Half Of A Ski Vacation

Quote of the Day: “With the passage of time, most loathsome events become humorous tales.”     —Jimmy Buffett Have you ever been to Tillatooma, Mississippi? In route to Memphis to catch our flight west, TB found a reason to … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Life, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Off to Ski the Blizzard

Quote of the Day: “If you’re not making mistakes, then you’re not doing anything.” John Wooden Making final preparations for my trip to Lake Tahoe, TB had a moment for contemplation. And you know what that means…..no eye-rolling please…. In … Continue reading

Posted in Philosobaen, Travel | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

My Phone is Dead and I Don’t Feel So Great Myself

Quote of the Day: “If you ain’t the lead dog, the scenery never changes.” –Lewis Grizzard Christmas came and went, you may have heard, so did the turning of the New Year and though I understand there is some debate … Continue reading

Posted in Life, Travel | Tagged , , , , | 7 Comments

A Tale of Two Cities

Quote of the Day: “Decadence is a difficult word to use since it has become little more than a term of abuse applied by critics to anything they do not yet understand or which seems to differ from their moral … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Life, Travel | 7 Comments

Happy Thanksgiving, Universe

Quote of the Day: “Everything I eat has been proved by some doctor or other to be a deadly poison, and everything I don’t eat has been proved to be indispensable for life.  But I go marching on.” George Bernard … Continue reading

Posted in Food, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

The National Parks

Quote of the Day: “The mountains are calling and I must go.” –John Muir TB has been looking forward to Ken Burns’ series on the National Parks ever since hearing of it several months ago. I didn’t really know what … Continue reading

Posted in Entertainment, Philosobaen, Politics, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Camden Maine’s Favorite Daughter

TB is spending my internet time tonight checking the results from last week’s Thursday Pickin. We are in Camden, Maine, for a one night stopover in route to Portland for the rest of the week. As we walked through town … Continue reading

Posted in poetry, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Live From Bah Hah-bah (per the local parlance) with TB

Quote of the Day: “As to the pure mind all things are pure, so to the poetic mind all things are poetical.”     —Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Maine Native, Pascagoula visitor TB blogs to you today from this fine place, … Continue reading

Posted in Travel | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

To Maine

Quote of the Day: “I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came … Continue reading

Posted in Life, Travel | Tagged , , , , | 9 Comments

Six Travellin Questions, another Rerun

Quote of the Day: “Myths which are believed in tend to become true.” George Orwell You are going to sea for a three hour tour. Instead of returning to port you will be stranded for a year (or six seasons … Continue reading

Posted in Life, Travel | Tagged , , , | 29 Comments