Category Archives: Appalachian Mountains

Light through the trees

Do you ever just go outside and discover something beautiful. We now live in Asheville, North Carolina. Our home is right off the Blue Ridge Parkway on the side of a mountain near downtown. The other morning it was a … Continue reading

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Moving!

After living in Pensacola Florida for 38 years, we have decided to move to Asheville. Being a fourth generation Floridian and having many friends in Pensacola, this has not been an easy decision! We, however, do love the mountains and … Continue reading

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Spiders Among Us!!!!

Every time we come to our log home in Southwest Virginia, there is something new! This time, unfortunately, there are spiders all over the place! Never seen so many before. I have learned that although I do NOT fear spiders, … Continue reading

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My Sister’s 75th Birthday

Today, my sister turns 75..at the end of the month of September, I will turn 70. It is so hard to believe. Where have the years gone? Anyway, I called her this morning to wish her Happy Birthday. Mine was … Continue reading

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WILDFLOWERS IN SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA

I have not posted anything on Word Press for awhile, but thought some might enjoy my thoughts written while on facebook and shared with fellow alumni from the first four classes of  Florida Presbyterian College, now Eckerd College. My husband … Continue reading

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SUNRISE IN THE MOUNTAINS

We will be leaving our beautiful log home in the mountains of Southwest Virginia in a few days. We have been fortunate in many ways. We have been able to spend a whole month here, thanks in part to our … Continue reading

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Hello From The Mountains of Southwest Virginia

We arrived at our log home on Saturday. It is about a 12 hour drive if you drive straight here. We finally have gotten smart and stopped along the way. We had two BEAUTIFUL days. A front is coming through … Continue reading

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