Family, Imaginative one, photograph, Wee one

Beginning of the School Year Photos (7th and 9th grade)

Every year, I love to take photos of the boys on or near the first day of school.  I took some before they headed out on their first day.  Then 2 days later, we took the official photos.  I love seeing how much they have grown in a year.   This year they went all out… Continue reading Beginning of the School Year Photos (7th and 9th grade)

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

Charleston, Family, photograph, travel

Saying Good-bye to Folly Beach and Hominy Grill – Day 10 Part 2

After we said goodbye to the beach house, we returned the keys to the house.  While we were in downtown Folly, we hunted for a new Folly Beach shirt for me.  Even though I already had a Folly Beach shirt that had been bought in 1999 during my first trip to the beach, I desired… Continue reading Saying Good-bye to Folly Beach and Hominy Grill – Day 10 Part 2

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

Charleston, Family, photograph, travel

Saying Good-bye to the Beach and Beach House Tour – Day 10 Part 1

Today I'm sharing multiple videos.   One of the videos is us saying goodbye to the beach and 2 are tours of the house.  One is multiple videos that I combined together to create one video while the other is a video of the photographs I took of the house.  We were in the middle of… Continue reading Saying Good-bye to the Beach and Beach House Tour – Day 10 Part 1

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

Charleston, Family, photograph, travel

Last Night on the Beach – Day 9 Part 7

Words cannot express the last night on the beach.  We walked around on the sand.  Looked for shark's teeth and shells.  Stood in the surf for one last time.  Reminisced about the trip.   All week I kept mentioning about the number of pelicans I saw that week.  As you will notice in the video, I took… Continue reading Last Night on the Beach – Day 9 Part 7

Charleston, Family, photograph, travel

Sullivan’s Island – Day 9 Part 6

After we were done visiting Fort Moultrie, we briefly explored Sullivan's Island. I wish we would have spent more time exploring the island. I'll have to put it on my to do list for the next time we visit Folly Beach. While we were there, we went to the Co-Op to get lunch. I got… Continue reading Sullivan’s Island – Day 9 Part 6