first encounter with snow (It wasn't much of a snow, but it
and the cat. The cat sits just outside the fence and taunts
graduates Puppy Kindergarten
day at the park (no I don't know who the girls are, but they
were cute so the camera likes them :-)
geese and goslings on our lawn
turtle lays her eggs on our flower bed
and his friend Jason
had me put some shelves on the fence so she could hang flowers.
of July was a lot less busy than last year, but very enjoyable
Mountain State Park. . Maureen and I had a picnic there and
then went home to a weenie roast and marshmallow toast. For
us senior citizens this is about as exciting as it gets.
between Martinsville and Fancy Gap, VA on the scenic route
to Mt. Airy
the Blue Ridge Parkway. You can actually see the parkway to
the left in the background.
cabin along the parkway. The woman who lived here lived to
be about 102 years old and delivered babies for most of those
Days, Mt. Airy, NC. Yup, that's where the show was filmed.
"Mayberry" is two blocks long so it didn't take
long to do the takin' in.
Mountain (AKA - Mt. Pilot) just south of Mt. Airy.
met up with Dan's ex-boss, Gary and his wide Holly for a tour
of the wineries in the Yadkin Valley.
end-of-year trip to Ft. Fisher on the coast near Wilmington.
This is the Battleship North Carolina at Wilmington
Wrightsville Beach Museum. Maureen's 105-year-old patient
has her picture in the Museum. Too bad it was closed for the
with her Christmas Bow and her sweater that Maureen crocheted