Archive for February 8th, 2010
Jessamine County Historical Society

Jessamine County Historical Society

Posted 08 February 2010 | By | Categories: Durry, Family, Genealogy | 1 Comment

Here’s a cool thing.  Roaming around on the net today, I ended up on the web site of the Jessamine County Historical Society.  It’s been redesigned and is much easier to navigate than before.  But the cool thing is under Blog List on the Nav Bar on the left.  Go ahead and click.  The first [...]

Avery Island Pepper Plants

Avery Island Pepper Plants

Posted 08 February 2010 | By | Categories: Food, Scenery, Travels | 1 Comment

This past October we took a cross country train trip on Amtrak’s Empire Builder, Capitol Limited,  Acela,  Crescent and the City of New Orleans.  We stopped in  Chicago, Washington D.C., New York City, and New Orleans, before getting  back to Portland and our car.   When we got to New Orleans we rented a car for [...]