Lights at Lafarge

Archive of posts tagged "illinois"

Chicago Architecture Foundation River Cruise


Monday, September 19th, 2016 — 10:19am PST
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Whenever we have family or friends visiting us in Vancouver I always try to do two things: Get them up a mountain and then get them out on the water. From both vantage points they can immediately scope out the landscape, get their bearings, and get a unique introduction to the city. These were the […]

Day Trip to Galena Illinois


Friday, July 9th, 2010 — 11:00am PST
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John and I are still over in Iowa, enjoying a quick day trip to Iowa City. We’ve been on the go quite a bit during this trip but it’s all been good times with friends and family. The other day John’s brother’s family took us over to the historic town of Galena, Illinois. Along the […]

Taking in a Quad City Flames Game


Saturday, January 3rd, 2009 — 11:16am PST
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Yesterday after many more family good times, we piled into the car and drove over to the Quad Cities (which consist of Davenport, Rock Island, Moline, and Bettendorf) to catch my first-ever AHL game. Driving through the countryside from Iowa to Illinois we followed a breathtaking sunset that made the entire sky glow from orange […]