Category Archives: Nature

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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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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Yesterday morning, my husband and I were at our usual spot drinking coffee. We have a bird feeder between us and the golf course. We always enjoy looking at it and watching the birds come in to eat. Normally, every … 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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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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W e were recently on a visit to our daughter and family in a town north of Chicago. It had snowed heavily before our arrival (and did again after we left) so my husband and I (from Florida) enjoyed greatly … Continue reading

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Eagles and More Eagles

Recently we checked out some undeveloped waterfront property near our home. We knew that there had been a pair of eagles nesting there a couple of years ago. We walked to the area where they were before and were disappointed to … Continue reading

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