Pumpkins and the Annual Trip to Rombachs Farm (2014)

  I hope you enjoy some photos from our annual visit to Rombachs Farm for our 2014 family of pumpkins, soon to be jack-o-lanterns (aka “punkinheads”).   And these are the three we adopted. Stay tuned for the jack-o-lantern post coming up, about a...

Another Visit to Gumbo

  This afternoon I made another visit to Gumbo Cemetery in Chesterfield, Missouri. I hadn't been there yet with the new camera, and I was excited to get more practice in! This cemetery is the resting place of Clara, from my Grave Adoption series. All photos taken...

Adopting Graves 2013: My Thoughts and a Look Back on a New Tradition

This is the fifth post in a series titled “Adopting Graves”, where I’ve enjoyed sharing my journey of adopting and researching two graves during the autumn season. For previous posts, visit: Adopting Graves: Second Visit with Clara and Johnnie Adopting Graves: A New...

Adopting Graves: Second visit with Clara and Johnnie…

This is the fourth post in a series titled “Adopting Graves”, where I’ve enjoyed sharing my journey of adopting and researching two graves during the autumn season. For previous posts, visit: Adopting Graves: A New Autumn Tradition (2013) Adopting Graves: Some...

Adopting Graves: More on little Clara and her family…

This is the third post in a series titled “Adopting Graves”, where I've enjoyed sharing my journey of adopting and researching two graves during the autumn season. For previous posts, visit Adopting Graves: A New Autumn Tradition (2013) and Adopting...