Family, Pictures, ramblings

An Ode to My Grandpa

I've been de-cluttering my house.  While I was cleaning up, I found many photos of family and friends. One of the photos I found was of my grandpa in his favorite chair. 1.  The mug probably had coffee in it. 2.  Near the coffee mug is a white dish.  That is his ashtray for his… Continue reading An Ode to My Grandpa

Pictures, travel

Flowers Galore – Day 2 Part 5

Join me on Saturdays for posts about our South Carolina trip. Today we’re visiting the Greensboro Arboretum. We only saw a small portion of the arboretum. The arboretum is 17 acres with 3 different entrances. We went to the Ashland Drive entrance with the parking lot across the street. That entrance has the dwarf conifer… Continue reading Flowers Galore – Day 2 Part 5

Pictures, travel

Jellyfish and Interactive Walls – Day 2 Part 4

Join me on Saturdays for posts about our South Carolina trip. Today is our last post from the Greensboro Science Center. Before we left for the day, we decided to walk through the aquarium. Boy are we glad that we did that walk through because we found the coolest room. It had various tanks with… Continue reading Jellyfish and Interactive Walls – Day 2 Part 4

Pictures, travel

Finally the Museum – Day 2 Part 3

Join me on Saturdays for posts about our South Carolina trip. We have two more posts about the Greensboro Science Center. Today we are going to explore the museum part of the Greensboro Science Center. The gem they have in the atrium. They have a lab downstairs that we visited. The boys were able to… Continue reading Finally the Museum – Day 2 Part 3

Imaginative one, Pictures, travel, Wee one

A Ropes Course and Zoo – Day 2 Part 2

Join me on Saturdays for posts about our South Carolina trip. Ropes Course Here is a video of the Imaginative One on the ropes course. And the Wee One on the ropes course - The boys were given a two hour block of time that they could be on the ropes course. During that time,… Continue reading A Ropes Course and Zoo – Day 2 Part 2

Beliefs, Family, photograph, Pictures, travel, Writing Workshop

Grandpa’s Favorite

6. Share a favorite quote (or group of quotes) that you enjoy and describe what they mean to you. I'm actually going to share a hymn not a quote. This summer I had a chance to visit many places.  One of those places was Letchworth State Park in Castile, New York.  It's been rated as… Continue reading Grandpa’s Favorite

Hubby, Imaginative one, Pictures, travel, Wee one

Hotel Fun and Then Fish – Day 2 Part 1

Join me on Saturdays for posts about our South Carolina trip. Hotel Fun The boys decided they wanted to form a duck choir while we were in the hotel room. The boys wanted to pretend they were T-Rexes. They ran around the room with part of their arm in their shirts. After all the fun… Continue reading Hotel Fun and Then Fish – Day 2 Part 1

Family, Hubby, Imaginative one, Pictures, Recipes, travel, Wee one

South Carolina – Day 1 (Trip down to North Carolina)

Join me on Saturdays for posts about our South Carolina trip. On June 22, we left for our South Carolina trip. The first two days of our trip were going to be spent in North Carolina before heading down to South Carolina. June 22 was the Wee One’s birthday and our birds’ hatch day. I… Continue reading South Carolina – Day 1 (Trip down to North Carolina)