Recently in Millburn they’ve encouraged kids and artists of all ages to build “fairy houses” wherever fancy strikes in the Reservation.
Every time I’ve gone over the Golden Gate I’ve wanted to see what was up on this high hills just to the northwest. Well today we went up there. Think the view from the viewing platform just off the 101 is good? Heh.
When people say Oakland is a nightmare, ignore them.
Another Spring trip to the wonderful Presby Memorial Iris Gardens.
Google developed special miniaturized cameras to do a street view of the world’s largest model railroad system. There goes my afternoon.
Road trip up to the top of Whiteface Mountain. Spectacular views.
How did I manage to go 26 years without the over-the-top spring color of the Reeves-Reed Arboretum?
Also, fast food, donuts, imaginary cities and Warhol knock-offs.
Ever since I moved out here in 1989 I’ve kind of marvelled at how such a lovely spot as the reservoir in South Mountain Reservation could be totally off-limits. Fenced in on all sides, dilapidated grounds, and so on. Two years ago, the county leased the area from the East Orange Water Company, and immediately […]
A few years ago E. and I visited this incredible resort, and spent a few hours on the grounds. We vowed that, when we returned, we’d spend more time; part of the deal is, when you have a dinner or lunch reservation you have almost full use of the property for the day. That means […]