Road Trip to Texas and New Mexico

A few months ago, my family took a road trip out west during spring break. I lived in Canyon and Amarillo, Texas, for six years before moving back to Alabama, so it was a great opportunity to introduce my wife and step-kids to friends and colleagues in the Texas Panhandle. We then continued on to […]

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Travel Photos of 2013

This year has been an unusually active travel year for me. I was able to make a few trips across the country and spend some time exploring Asia and Europe. Now that we’ve all made it to the end of the year (nearly), I’d like to share some of my favorite photos from the past […]

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Albuquerque, New Mexico

Road trips are awesome. Throw in some great friends, and it makes for a mighty fine weekend. Albuquerque is about a four hour drive from Amarillo. There’s a whole lot of nature out there (a pessimist might call it “nothing”), but there are some pretty rockin’ travel stops along I-40 in this part of the […]

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Historic Plaza in Santa Fe, New Mexico

It’s time to share some photos taken during a very brief stop in Santa Fe’s Historic Plaza this past March. I’ll start with Loretto Chapel and its “miraculous staircase.” The plaza area features a statue of Kateri Tekakwitha (1656-1680), the first Native North American to be named a Roman Catholic saint. She was born and […]

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