Weekly Photo Challenge – Future


A failed bunt attempt

Fargo, North Dakota.

Jen H. provided us with the theme for this week’s photo challenge yesterday. She asks us to “share an image that represents the potential of things to come. You can read Jen’s entire challenge post here. One of the pastimes that Lynn and I look forward to every summer is the start of the baseball season. The photo above and the small gallery of images foretell our future trips to Newman Outdoor Field for Brats, Beer and Baseball (not necessarily in that order.) Continue reading

Fargo-Moorhead Redhawks – They’ve got the bases covered for fun

Fargo, ND

When someone mentions Fargo, it’s been my experience that they reference either the extremely cold winter climate or the Coen Brothers movie of the same name. Some people might find it hard to believe, but the residents of Fargo, North Dakota and Moorhead, her “twin” city just across the Red River in Minnesota, have a real life outside of these two stereotypical references. Though my wife, Lynn and I prefer to travel south for the winter, many North Dakotans enjoy winter and winter activities. Very few of us, however, use a wood chipper to grind up our neighbor. Continue reading

Cactus League – The Boys of Summer in Spring Training

Phoenix, AZ

A special note to my readers: It’s been one year since I started Journeys with Johnbo. I thank you for following my musings and photos in my first year and hope you stick around for more. As tomorrow is the first day of spring in the northern hemisphere, it’s apropos that this week’s photo story feature springtime activities. Continue reading