Monthly Archives: April 2013

Deerfield Beach, Florida

I left Titusville on Saturday morning and headed back to Deerfield Beach where my mom lives. I arrived about 4 p.m. and mom had baked stuffed chicken for us to eat for dinner. My mom is a great cook. I’m … Continue reading

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Choices… life experiences… Lois stories

As I am walking this journey through life, which is now beginning to change due to the my health condition worsening, I have been able to talk with not only my friends, but with other people I am meeting along … Continue reading

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Squirrel Update

As I wrote in my blog last night, there are LOTS of squirrels at Manatee Hammock Campground. I almost always have the same camping space, #137, so I’m guessing since I have always brought lots of nuts for the squirrels … Continue reading

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Traveling south towards Florida, health worsening – Camped at lake in Reidsville, Georgia talking with God about my life and journey

I left Knoxville on Sunday, April 21st.  Sharma and Bob were sad to see me go, and I felt the same.  Sharma and I did enjoy our visit and catching up on life.  We both are retired city clerks and … Continue reading

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Beginning a New Journey

After much prayer and consideration, and talking with my doctor today, I decided instead of continuing on my journey towards Montana, Idaho, Washington, and then towards Albuquerque, Oklahoma, Texas, and back to Florida, that I would take a week or … Continue reading

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Scenic Knoxville, Tennessee

This morning, my friend Sharma, her husband Bob, and I took a trip around Knoxville. We went to Ijams Nature Center. The j is silent and not pronounced. They had a nature center building with various turtles and snakes. Then … Continue reading

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Bush’s Baked Bean Tour, Chestnut Hill, TN

I stopped at the Tennessee visitor center upon entering the state.  I got a state map and was looking at the brochures. I saw one for Bush’s Best Visitor Center in Chestnut Hill. It is the company that makes Bush’s … Continue reading

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South Carolina and North Carolina and St. John’s in the Wilderness and Inman, SC

I left Bluffton, South Carolina, on Monday morning and headed north.  My check engine light came on about 2 hours after I left and it stayed on for about 2 hours, then went off for a couple of hours and … Continue reading

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Audubon Newhall Preserve, Hilton Head, SC

This morning Milan, Griff, and I went to Hilton Head in South Carolina to walk around the Audubon Newhall Preserve. It was really peaceful and beautiful. Many trees were still in the flowering and bud stage.  There were many plants … Continue reading

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Bluffton, South Carolina and Savannah, Georgia

I arrived at my friend Milan’s house in  Del Webb’s Sun City, Bluffton, South Carolina, on Thursday afternoon.  Milan’s sister Jane and her husband Griff are visiting from their home in Michigan.  We went for a  two mile walk and then … Continue reading

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Amelia Island, Florida

This afternoon Cindy and I took a one hour horse and buggy ride through the historic district on Amelia Island. What a great time we had listening to stories about colorful characters and families that lived on the island in … Continue reading

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Savannah, Georgia and Jekell Island, Georgia

Tuesday night Cindy and I were talking about what to do on Wednesday since she took the day off so we could do something together.  We decided that since Savannah is only two hours away that we would go to … Continue reading

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Amelia Island, Florida

I have been visiting with my friend Cindy in Yulee, Florida, which is north of Jacksonville.  We are having a great time catching up, and of course eating.  We had a fantastic hamburger at a place called The Loop in … Continue reading

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