I almost didn't recognize the town I left behind five years ago: new expressway exits/on-ramps, double-lane highways, numerous high-rise hotels were some of the changes to the landscape. It seems the economy took off when I departed. Hmmmmmm..............
The little peak on this porch roof charmed me, as you might imagine, so I pulled over and took the picture hoping everyone was gone to church. It would freak me out to see strangers stopping to take pictures of MY house!
Saturday, April 26, 2014
This dirty snowbank was probably 8 - 10 feet tall (compare to the telephone poles), although it had been much higher before temperatures rose enough to reduce its bulk. With the snow still melting,water levels of creeks, rivers and falls were at a high mark:
More pictures of my wanderings during a visit to friends: