Well, we went and did it again. We took the grands to see Rio today and stopped by Academy Sports for a few things. Ended up with 2 more kayaks for the grands. Of course we had to put them in the lake as soon as we got home. The youngest (he... Read more
I am so very happy to have several beautiful days in a row. Yesterday we had a lovely 27 mile ride yesterday morning. The water plants are getting ready to bloom and in a few days the creek will be covered in yellow flowers.
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It is finally spring! Friday DD and I took the grands to see HOP. Saturday and Sunday I put them to work spring cleaning closets and cabinets and sorting all their toys (Civitan has a yard sale coming up, and I need to clean). The boys helped... Read more
DGS had a good week at school and REALLY wanted to go camping. So, I packed up the camper and when DH got home from 4 days of back packing in the snow in TN, he threw his clothes in the washer, got a bath, ate dinner, loaded the kayaks in the t... Read more
DD and SonIL were both working yesterday, so the grands came to our house after school. We decided to experiment and see if they would/could ride in the kayaks, and they loved it. We can't turn the youngest lose by himself, but he rides real... Read more
My grandmother sent me a message that she guessed she would never see the great-great-grands again. So since DH, DD and SonIL all worked last weekend, I loaded the boys up after school Friday and took them to visit. My grandmother lives with m... Read more
After having a great weekend, the week is off to a shaky start. Monday my diverticulitis decided to act up again, so here I am on a low residue diet (miss my vegetables) and back on antibiotics for 10-14 days. Didn't get any riding in Monday o... Read more
This past weekend DH and I went to the Alabama Tandem Weekend in Clayton, AL. It was based at the Abercrombe Fish Camp (more of a hunting lodge, but he packs sells farm raised catfish, hence the fish camp part). We arrived early enough on Thur... Read more
Had a nice day at work yesterday. Wish they were all so pleasant. While we were on our trip, DD#1 went back to work. So looks like I will be back in the baby sitting business for a while till they get things worked out a bit. With only one c... Read more
We got up early, ate breakfast at the hotel and headed for the Okefenokee Swamp. DH and some of the group did a short 16 mile ride before our tour. Okefenokee Adventures fed us a lovely lunch
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Today was cool, but fabulous. We had breakfast at the hotel, then had some time to putter around before the ride started at 10. The owner of the local bike shop got us started and led the ride.
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DH and I have become accustomed to challenges during our vacations. We have endured illness, stolen vehicles, and lost reservations. Today as we left home the vehicle in front of us had a tire blow out, crossed the median and flipped. The dri... Read more