local eats, local sights, photograph, Recipes, Vegetarian, Write 31 2018

Boy, Was It Hot! – What I ate at the Outdoor Experience – Day 9 of 31

During the first weekend in October, a local park has an Outdoor Experience.  Visitors can try out different outdoor experiences, watch dogs jump off a dock, and camp out, etc . . . You never know what the weather is going to be like during this experience.  Sometimes it is cold, cool, or even wet. … Continue reading Boy, Was It Hot! – What I ate at the Outdoor Experience – Day 9 of 31

Family, local sights, photograph

Mom’s Visit to Golden Lamb | Lebanon, Ohio | Part 2

The Golden Lamb is known as the oldest continuous running inn in Ohio.  Operations began in 1803 and still continue today.  In fact, there was only 4 vacant rooms left on the day we visited the Golden Lamb. Here is the link to part 1 of our visit.   Here are photos of the fire… Continue reading Mom’s Visit to Golden Lamb | Lebanon, Ohio | Part 2

Family, local sights, photograph

Mom’s Visit to Golden Lamb | Lebanon, Ohio | Part 1

The Golden Lamb is known as the oldest continuous running inn in Ohio.  Operations began in 1803 and still continue today.  In fact, there was only 4 vacant rooms left on the day we visited the Golden Lamb. The Golden Lamb is also known for their ghosts.  One of the famous ghosts is Sarah.  Sarah's… Continue reading Mom’s Visit to Golden Lamb | Lebanon, Ohio | Part 1

Family, Holiday/Christmas, local sights, photograph

Fourth of July Parade – 2018

This year I decided to sit at the beginning of the parade not realizing I was going to miss all of the cool floats.  Our town's parade begins in 4 spots - a church and 3 entrances of a shopping plaza.  If a float or group started at the church or the one entrance of… Continue reading Fourth of July Parade – 2018

Family, Holiday/Christmas, local sights, photograph

Fourth of July Fireworks

This year some kind soul paid for the fireworks display in our little city.  So we had a bigger and better fireworks display this year.  When the fireworks display was over with, you could smell the sulfur and see all the smoke.   I was able to get a lot of good photos of the fireworks. … Continue reading Fourth of July Fireworks

local sights, photograph, Writing Workshop

An Oasis in the City

If you ask anyone who truly knows me, they would tell you that I could be a tour guide for our area. My aunt came to visit a month ago.  One morning, we spent time going to go get donuts and then I took her to various places.  My mom was ready to come over… Continue reading An Oasis in the City

local sights, photograph

Day Trip to Austin Landing, Miamisburg, and West Carrollton

It seems as though my photo blogging posts get the most likes.  So I decided to make a video of my day trip adventure that I took on Friday. After getting up for the day, I went to a few of the suburbs south of Dayton, Ohio.  One of the places I had not been… Continue reading Day Trip to Austin Landing, Miamisburg, and West Carrollton

local sights, photograph, Random, Writing Workshop

Clifton Mill’s Twinkling Lights

Twinkle, twinkle, little star, How I wonder what you are. Wait, I'm not talking about stars in the sky. Today I'm going to be talking about Christmas tree lights that twinkle merrily. About 20 minutes from my house is a working water mill called Clifton Mill.  Each Christmas season, they decorate the mill.  People come… Continue reading Clifton Mill’s Twinkling Lights

Hubby, local sights, photograph

Gerry Brooks and Findlay Market

Wednesday was Hubby's birthday.  We went out to dinner on his birthday and then celebrated with an outing on Saturday.  There is a YouTube sensation named Gerry Brooks.  He is a principal in Lexington, Kentucky.  He talks about teaching in the most hilarious way.   Gerry was going to be speaking in Cincinnati so I… Continue reading Gerry Brooks and Findlay Market