Agnes Takes a Road Trip

The Adventures of a Restless Solo Traveler

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Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

Recently, I took a little road trip, more like a field trip, with my high school art class. We left our school at 6:45am to drive two hours north to Bentonville, Arkansas. Our destination – Crystal Bridges Museum of American…
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Heavener Runestone State Park

There is a tradition within America’s State Parks to begin the new year with a first day hike. It was an idea that inspired me to welcome 2017 with my own first day hike. Although there are free, guided hikes…
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First Sunrise of 2017 on Cavanal Hill – Poteau, OK

New Year’s Day. Even though it is just another day on the calendar, it brings the promise of new¬†beginnings. The previous year is merely hours behind us, but on New Year’s Day, anything is possible in the coming months. Instead…
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Eureka Springs at Christmas

Eureka Springs is known as a quaint, historical destination in Arkansas. What better time to visit than during the Christmas season. I arrived early on a Saturday morning when the streets were still quiet. The gray skies were threatening rain…
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