Monday, November 30, 2009
Tuesday, November 10, 2009
Monday, October 26, 2009
Tuesday, October 20, 2009
Thursday, September 10, 2009
Monday, August 3, 2009
Scott's cousins took their vacation in the Chimney Rock/Lake Lure area. The cousins are twin sisters. They are both married and have children. Their mother also came along for the vacation. Chimney Rock is a mountain, park, and village in western North Carolina. Lake Lure is a lake and town just east of Chimney Rock.
Our biggest event, as we visited for just 2 days, was gem mining with the whole family.
Sunday, July 26, 2009
Thursday, July 23, 2009
The Smithsonian Museum of Natural History had extended hours, so we spent the last hour of daylight venturing through the museum exhibits.
Monday, July 6, 2009
which include the Davenport House, the Gordon Low House, (home of the founder of the Girl Scouts,) the Jepson Art Museum, the Owen-Thomas House, (with balcony on which Lafayette stood to address the people of Savannah,) and the Pink House, which was white and turned pink from the brick color fading through white paint.
Wesley landed near Savannah when he arrived in the US.
James Oglethorpe, the founder and leader of the colony of Georgia, who would not allow hard liquor, slavery, lawyers or Catholics in the colony.
Scott and I enjoyed our adventures 'way down south.'