Category Archives: Travel

Autumn in the Mountains

   It just wouldn't seem like autumn without a family trip to the mountains. I should say family, plus friends, as we typically allow the kids to bring a few extra buddies along as well. While we had to send the kids home … Continue reading

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Sea Island, Georgia

 Just returned home from an enchanting trip to Sea Island, Georgia. A magical place. So full of beauty…breathtaking vistages…a place steeped in history…  It was truly another Cinderella experience for me. Being whisked from my real life of scooping up … Continue reading

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Lessons learned at the Beach

her:  please don't make me go home… him: her: are you listening? don't make me go home… narrator: "him" is laser-focused on computer screen.  scanning through business emails appearing as if holding his breath. "her" is standing on balcony gazing across the … Continue reading

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Ocean love…

If you're lucky enough to be at the beach YOU'RE LUCKY ENOUGH…….     Indeed, I am lucky enough… Equally thrilling was to find the beaches free from any signs of a massive oil spill. Once in a great while you might see a small tar … Continue reading

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 My time in the mountains of western North Carolina was over before I could blink. But it is always time well spent. Lots of laughter, good food, beautiful scenery, drives through the countryside… …an hour or so walking through the shops…you … Continue reading

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The sea, once it casts its spell, holds one in its net of wonder forever. ~Jacques Cousteau     Sit in reverie and watch the changing color of the waves that break upon the idle seashore of the mind. ~Henry … Continue reading

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Ready or not, here we go!

 There are lists, and more lists, piles gathering here and there of what to bring, the washing machine is going, last minute errands, and my head is spinning. Someone must be getting ready to go on vacation!  But since one … Continue reading

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Fall in the Mountains

In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks. ~John Muir      John Muir, born in the mid 1800's once traveled through the mountains of Western North Carolina. In his writings, A Thousand Mile Walk to the … Continue reading

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