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Thirty years ago today….

Thirty years ago today….

Posted 05 July 2010 | By | Categories: Clay, Donna, Durry, Family, Travels | 3 Comments

…we started our trip journals.  As we depart Elko,Nevada today we will be keeping historical notes in book number five. After our wedding in July of 1980  we left Menlo Park, Ca. to drive to Northern Michigan.  We kept notes on a yellow legal pad of our mileage, locations, restaurants and meals, and of exactly [...]

Guest Post

Guest Post

Posted 06 March 2010 | By | Categories: Clay, Donna, Durry, Travels | 2 Comments

Clay wrote a nice blog post comparing and contrasting our analog travel journal system and the digital journaling that he (and we) do today. Check out his Exitcreative blog

New Year, New Look

New Year, New Look

Posted 26 December 2009 | By | Categories: Clay, Donna, Durry | 2 Comments

Thanks to Clay we have a new look and a new mission.  We have combined the old durryjones site and the old “Today In…” site.  This way both of us can post stuff we think is worth your while.  I’ll still have genealogy and woodworking stuff.  Donna will be able to add all those pictures. [...]

Having Fun at the Museum of Science and Industry

Having Fun at the Museum of Science and Industry

Posted 02 November 2008 | By | Categories: Clay, Donna, Durry, Family, Travels | No Comments

Whispering to Durry in some magic, scientific booth. This museum has changed a lot since we were all last there in 1982.  I’m remembering this as the main entrance.  Now we enter from below the whole complex.  Still no sign of Mon ChiChi. Waiting for the bus, and looking a little tired. The museum is [...]

Saturday in Chicago

Saturday in Chicago

Posted 02 November 2008 | By | Categories: Clay, Durry, Travels | No Comments

The media has staked out their area for coverage of the Obama Election Day “party”. To the right of the satellite trucks is Grant Park where the tents are set up, baracades are in place.  Grant Park is the location of the 1968 Democratic Convention disturbances. A bit more of the Chicago skyline.  We’re on [...]

cpj

cpj

Posted 31 October 2008 | By | Categories: Clay | No Comments
Where’s Clay?

Where’s Clay?

Posted 06 September 2008 | By | Categories: Clay | No Comments

Somewhere in the water for his Triathlon…..Clay can update us all later with more pics and the results (I stole this picture from his Flicker file).

When life was simple….

Posted 22 March 2008 | By | Categories: Clay, Travels | No Comments

Augusta, GA….Easter Sunday 1990.  Virginia, on the left,  has her own 4 year old daughter today…and Daniel in back is 33 this year.

Pt. Reyes 1987

Posted 11 March 2008 | By | Categories: Clay, Travels | 3 Comments

This was the last time we were at Pt. Reyes…but we only stopped at the visitor center because we were on our way to Menlo Park (from an Arcata Christmas), and I’m sure Clay was too car cranky to drive another 20 miles out to the point:) Check out the cool shoes, the yellow-orange sweats [...]

Her idea.

Posted 30 December 2007 | By | Categories: Clay | No Comments