Playful St Elmo Colorado Chipmunks! #shorts

During my visit to ghost town, St. Elmo, Colorado back in 2013, I happened upon a lumber/woodpile. There were so many chipmunks running around, over under and through it that I felt compelled to film them. So glad I did. How adorable are these little critters?!? Am I right??? It is well-documented that the chipmunksContinue reading “Playful St Elmo Colorado Chipmunks! #shorts”

Crest of Mount Equinox

The Mount Equinox Skyline Drive is 5.2 miles of paved road. It is the longest privately owned toll road in the United States. A friend and I paid the $30 bucks (car plus 1 passenger) to drive to the top of Mount Equinox via the Skyline Drive toll road. At the top, among other things,Continue reading “Crest of Mount Equinox”

Emerald Lake State Park: My Site!

Well, this was my home-away-from-home for the past couple of nights. A friend, he dog and I had stayed in a handicapped lean-to, which was her suggestion. So glad she knew about stuff like that! It was no more than 150 feet away from the bathrooms/showers and had a ramp with a railing until theContinue reading “Emerald Lake State Park: My Site!”

The Nethercutt Museum on Halloween 2018 in Sylmar, California

“THE NETHERCUTT MUSEUM The Nethercutt Museum showcases more than 130 of the world’s greatest antique, vintage, classic and special interest automobiles including many top winners of the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance.”- “The Nethercutt Collection is a multi-storied private car collection and museum complex located in Sylmar, California. It was founded by J.B. Nethercutt in 1971Continue reading “The Nethercutt Museum on Halloween 2018 in Sylmar, California”

Melissa D: Singer/Songwriter Extraordinaire!

I had the distinct pleasure of creating a video recently with a “best bud” I had met through work years ago. 🙂 Melissa D is an amazingly talented singer and songwriter! And in today’s video she will share her talents performing “I am a Poor Wayfaring Stranger”. Stick around for our interview, too! From herContinue reading “Melissa D: Singer/Songwriter Extraordinaire!”

Atlas Obscura: Book Recommendation

Just when you’d thought I’d forgotten to post about today’s video… From Amazon: “It’s time to get off the beaten path. Inspiring equal parts wonder and wanderlust, Atlas Obscura celebrates over 700 of the strangest and most curious places in the world. Talk about a bucket list: here are natural wonders—the dazzling glowworm caves inContinue reading “Atlas Obscura: Book Recommendation”


It’s hard to believe that February 2, 2022 marked my YouTube channel’s FIRST BIRTHDAY!! Who knew I’d still be recording and uploading at least one video every day of the week??? (Sometimes, we have interesting weather here, which I record and share.) A HUGE THANK YOU TO THOSE WHO HAVE SUBSCRIBED TO MY CHANNEL! ItContinue reading “HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO TRAVELING FOR HISTORY! 1 WHOLE YEAR OF VIDEOS!!”

Book Recommendation: Reader’s Digest Treasury of Best Loved Songs

Today’s video is a bit of a departure from my usual fare. I have opted to recommend a piano book, which has history tidbits of the songs. Plus, I play a song from the book and my cat, Sargie, makes an appearance. He may be the best part; it’s hard to say! From Goodreads: “FavoritesContinue reading “Book Recommendation: Reader’s Digest Treasury of Best Loved Songs”


Today’s video is a REMINDER that I shall be on the Live at 5:25, Channel 17, Preservation Burlington TV show TONIGHT!  The show runs for 30 minutes and will likely be a call-in show. Have questions?  We may have the answers you seek!  Have suggestions?  We’re all ears! Please tune in TONIGHT at 5:25! PreservationContinue reading “REMINDER: I’M ON TV TONIGHT!!”

The Bedside Book of Death: Book Recommendation

Today’s video is a Book Recommendation of one of my favorite books ever: THE BEDSIDE BOOK OF DEATH by Robert Wilkins. Published in 1990, I have enjoyed it for many, many years. There is no need to read it from the first chapter to the last, unless that’s your preference. Nope, feel free to jumpContinue reading “The Bedside Book of Death: Book Recommendation”

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