Category Archives: Traveling

Heading north

These three months have flown by. We’re on the road this morning and heading back, taking our time and enjoying the scenery, well except for the thousands of cars we’ll encounter. What are we leaving behind – a family of … Continue reading

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Movie review

I grew up walking to the theatre every Saturday or Sunday. I’d meet friends or go alone because I could do that safely in those years. I don’t go to the movies as much any more. I know they’ll be … Continue reading

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Friends

We’ve been hanging out with some very nice people down here in SC, and it has made me think about where we find our friends and how long we get to keep them. Life has a way of getting in … Continue reading

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Cards

Do you still buy holiday cards or do you prefer posting on social media? I’m going to take a wild guess and say that the answer may depend partially on your age. Some of us grew up actually getting mail … Continue reading

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Snow or Floral Friday

The Nor’easter that plowed through New England yesterday sure packed a wallop. It dropped 18″ at our house. Then the John Deere had a flat tire, and the state plow took out the mailbox. Good thing our daughter is creative … Continue reading

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Sticks

Artists and their work come in many forms. But, you know art when you see it even when it is outside the box. Those of us visiting SC were treated to a month of watching Patrick Dougherty, Brookgreen Garden’s Winter … Continue reading

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Thread

I went to a quilt show last Friday with several friends. Attending a quilt show is like going to an art museum. Some of the pieces call out to you and some are gorgeous but not meant for you because … Continue reading

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