Traveling on a steamboat in the 21st century is not only unique but allows you to relive an era long past that was filled with beauty and strife. My recent journey on the American Queen Steamboat was such a trip.
On Feb. 7, Beatles lovers will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the band's arrival in America. While I like the Beatles, my siblings and I will be celebrating a different 50th anniversary: The arrival of our father in the United States.
As we move into this season of glorious golden aspen trees, we might wonder about the history,
lore and uses of this plant, beautiful enough to cause one to take a long drive into the Colorado mountains to be amazed.