Category Archives: Family

Sunday May 13, 2018

Remembering two great moms today; both mine and Bob’s. Another warm, sunny day with a breeze. House cleaning chores this morning. Late morning I took a break to sit on the porch to read the newspaper. I want to wish … Continue reading

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Sunday May 6, 2018

The garden is planted. The potatoes are coming up nicely that Al planted a couple of weeks ago. He added the tomatoes, zucchini, and cucumber plants we started in the garage along with a couple of big boy tomatoes plants … Continue reading

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Saturday May 5, 2018

I met Frances and Al around 9 this morning at the Amish store in Hamtonville; about 35  to 40 minutes for each of us. We picked up some things at the market then stopped just down the road at the … Continue reading

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Sunday April 22, 2018

Cloudy and cooler today. We have rain coming in tonight lasting through at least tomorrow. This morning Al put pictures up in the newly established guest bedroom and the round mirror that belonged to my Nana. Then he planted two … Continue reading

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Saturday April 21, 2018

I left this morning around 8 am to volunteer with the Friends of Blue Ridge Parkway. Today was a volunteer workday all the way up and down the Parkway, not just our section. Each section of the Parkway has a … Continue reading

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Sunday April 1, 2018

Frances and Al left after lunch for home. I pulled out the vacuum cleaner to do a quick run through the house to pick up dog hair, etc.; cleaned the bathrooms, and finished up some paperwork at my desk. When … Continue reading

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Saturday March 31, 2018

We have a nice sunny day though cool, high in the low 50’s with 10 mph winds. Al and I swapped out the dresser up here in the closet that matches the bedroom set with the one downstairs we had … Continue reading

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Friday March 20, 2018

Frances and Al arrived around 5 pm yesterday. We fixed salad to go with Digiorno pizza for dinner. This morning we moved the shelving and the This End Up table out to the unfinished area. We brought my Nana’s old … Continue reading

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Sunday February 18, 2018

Frances and Al are back in Winston. We finally have a nice warm day with sunshine and just a slight breeze. I need to do several loads of laundry and work on some stuff at my desk.

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Friday February 16, 2018

I had a very nice dinner and visit last night with Nancy and Betsy. Frances and I headed back up the mountain about 10 am this morning. Again, thankfully, its warm since more rain moved in here this afternoon. Al … Continue reading

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