Open roads, old friends, and cell phone towers

Some photos from Thanksgiving in Iowa.  IMG_4505IMG_4510IMG_4524IMG_4532The open roads of Iowa. Something about them always clears my mind.IMG_4556FamilyIMG_4559IMG_4561Knitting lessons!Screen Shot 2013-12-09 at 5.52.57 PM.pngMorning light from my bedroom window.IMG_4583My uncle's gardening notes - my favorite, "~ ten onions are missing" [what a lucky rabbit!]IMG_4602One of my best friend's from high school.IMG_4610IMG_4613This cross is also a cell phone tower.Screen Shot 2013-12-12 at 2.52.29 PM.pngDesserts from the Motley Cow.IMG_4634My adorable friend Calee and her amazing boyfriend. Aren't they lovely!IMG_4638IMG_4640Driving on Bloomington street in Iowa City!IMG_4654Corn bins need Christmas love too.IMG_4657Main street in my hometownScreen Shot 2013-12-09 at 5.48.40 PM.pngHow I spent my evenings. Wine and typing. **There's lots to write around the topic of home. I have lots. of. thoughts. But I've recognized that you can't really run away from the place where it all starts.