Crystal Shrine Grotto, TN

Crystal Shrine Grotto in Memphis, TN was built by artist Dionicio Rodriquez in the 1930s, and was completed around 1938. On the National Register of Historic Places, this handmade cave of Bible scenes is a cool escape from the summer sun. You walk through a hole in a large concrete tree stump — Abraham’s Oak …

The Hauns are Going West

Heidi has finished her first year of medical school and is now enjoying her last vacation for a very long time. To celebrate her success and to fulfill a lifelong dream, we will drive to California and back. We plan on camping in National Parks most of the time with a couple stops at friends’ …