Mel Bartholomew of the Square Foot Gardening Foundation is an adventurous spirit. Cheesiness he certainly appreciates. After working with him this Fall in San Diego and saying “Farewell”, it seemed only natural to photog Mel’s way as he hitched a side window ride cross-country on the Saturn VUE. (I’m 99.7% sure he’ll love this….)Mel searching for the best Half Dome view in Yosemite: Mel checking out the Capitol Christmas tree in Sacramento: Mel trying his hand at the Reno penny slots: Mel checking in on Salt Lake City (former hometown of the Square Foot Gardening Foundation): Mel wishing he could stay five more days in Moab–because it’s a dream world: Mel diggin’ Denver: Mel pretending to rock out at Red Rocks: Mel after midnight in Topeka:Mel trying not to lose it in St. Louis (He’s now been on the road for quite some time):Mel in the metropolis of Metropolis, home of Superman: A very pale Mel at the largest Dippin’ Dots ever seen:Mel looking for collards at the creepiest of Illinois grocery stores:
Mel and Elizabeth in Nashville….sad to be on their journey’s last leg: Mel at home in South Carolina, desperately needing a bath: Mel—It’s been real!