Star-Spangled Banner - happy 4th of July!

Canada Day is over - July 4 is here! Enjoy the "God bless the USA" video and a couple of pictures I took on our countless trips. 






Space Center Houston, TX
Houston, TX


Austin, TX



Dallas, TX

Little Rock, AR

Memphis, TN

Nashville, TN

Gateway Arch, St. Louis, MO

Delicate Arch, Moab, UT
New Orleans

Art Déco District, Miami Beach, FL

International Drive, Orlando, FL

Schenectady, NY

Cape Elizabeth, ME

Portland, ME
Boston

Rhode Island
North Conway, NH

Philadelphia

Washington, D.C. - Dalai Lama and Richard Gere were visiting that day

La Jolla Cove, CA
Bryce Canyon

Las Vegas

Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco

Steiner Street, San Francisco

Oracle, Redwood Shores, CA

Monument Valley

Organ Pipe N.P.

Phoenix, AZ

Times Square, New York City

Capitol Reef N.P., UT

Grand Canyon

Lake Tahoe

Reno, NV
Seattle, WA
Seattle, WA

Yellowstone, N.P.

Salt Lake City

Joshua Tree N.P.

"My" old house in San Diego, CA

San Diego

Santa Barbara

Redondo Beach

Zion N.P.

Vail, CO
Detroit, MI
New Wilmington, PA
Pittsburgh, PA
Columbus, OH
Indianapolis
Wrigley Building, Chicago
The El, Chicago
Buckingham Fountain, Chicago
Before you leave, have some red-white-blue flag cheesecake:

Recipe by Chef John

I realize that August 1st - Swiss national holiday - is coming up as well, and I am going to have such a hard time scrambling together even half as many photos ;-)