Loving Long Beach

 Posted by at 12:02 am  Nick's Blog
Sep 222015
 

I’m real close to wrapping up my next book and Miss Terry is almost finished her latest weaving project. So yesterday we put them both on the back burner and went kite flying instead. Hey, when you have wind, why waste it, right? The Long Beach Peninsula has a beautiful 28-mile long beach that is […]

Aug 252013
 

As I wrote in Friday’s blog, when we were here in Long Beach a couple of years ago we toured the World Kite Museum with Greg and Jan White and I bought a G-Kites Delta Conyne kite, then stuck it in the closet and forgot all about it until we were at the kite festival […]

Jun 062013
 

We love finding strange museums in our travels around the country, and in fourteen years of fulltiming we have discovered some real finds as we explore this great land of ours. Here are some of my favorites, in no particular order. Warther Carving Museum; Dover, Ohio – Showcasing the life work of master carver Ernest […]

Go Fly A Kite!

 Posted by at 12:50 am  Nick's Blog
Jun 262011
 

If you think kites are just kids’ toys, think again. Or better yet, take a trip to the World Kite Museum in Long beach, Washington. You’re sure to change the way you look at kites after visiting this colorful and fascinating showcase of the finest kites in the world, and the people who fly them. […]