Nature Enriches Our Souls Those of us who live in large metropolitan areas see a lot of brick and concrete. Whether it is a few well-tended plants on a balcony, a tiny patch of lawn that we call our own, a community garden in which we can tend vegetables or a large city park, green […]
The Rosenberg Railroad Museum is one of six such museums in the State of Texas. The Galveston Railroad Museum is the next closest one found in the Houston Metropolitan Area. Cleburne, Plano, Frisco and San Angelo have the other four locations in Texas. This one is a beauty!
Coffins You Must See to Believe! Custom coffins are not a new idea. History can show us many examples from the past and even the present. However, the symbolic ones from the Greater Accra Region of Ghana created primarily since the 1950s are the most unique and eye-catching ones that I have ever seen. Seth […]
The historic 13.5-acre Washington Cemetery was established in 1887 by a German Society called the Deutsche Gesellschaft von Houston. It is adjacent to the beautiful Glenwood Cemetery in Houston. See distinctive monuments of all types including Woodmen of the World & Masonic markers while learning about some of the notable people interred there.
Artist Paige Piland painted the pretty book return outside of the Bellaire City Library. The Friends of the Bellaire Library helped fund that artful book drop appearance. The history of this only library in Bellaire is fascinating. Bellaire, Texas is a small mostly residential community surrounded by the cities of Southside Place, West University Place, […]