North Florida Food & Service Kudos

January 30, 2019 (by Angela) It’s time to share some of our food and service choices, this time for North Florida. Let’s begin with Food recommendations in the Pensacola area.  If you’ve read our blog for a while, you know that Jim and I absolutely love visiting and supporting local businesses as we travel, so…

Rambling Rivers & Twisting Trails

January 29, 2019 (by Angela) Over the last few years, we’ve become fans of Florida’s state parks. If you look at posts from February (or maybe even early March) 2017, you’ll see how much Jim, Chewie, and I enjoyed our day-visits to several of the Florida parks; however, it was not until this month that…

Out with the Old; in with the New

January 7, 2019 (by Angela) The end of 2018 and beginning of 2019 was happy and fun.Working remotely the weeks of Christmas and New Year’s Day, without Jim traveling, he and I had some time for fun. Though he worked quite a bit, most of the weekends and holidays were ours On Saturday, the 22nd,…

Chewie Angus Johnson

December 14, 2018 (by Jimmy) Chewie Angus Johnson (Nov 2006 – Nov 2018) The best dog I ever knew has gone to doggie heaven.  I can think of no better tribute to this fine animal than to write about his life with us.  These are my memories of Chewie. I will never forget the day…

Autumn in Alabama; It’s Still about Family

November 22, 2018 (by Angela) One post per month has not been the intention, but it has been the reality of late. Life has stayed very busy for us since I returned from the New England Get Away. Immediately, I was back to doing things related to family. Of course, I went to visit Mom…

New England: A Needed Change of Pace and Place

October 17, 2018 (by Angela) It’s been a month since I’ve had time to think about writing, and quite a bit has happened since then. While Jim continued his commute by truck, plane, and rental car to the job site in northern Massachusetts, I, like George Bailey (from It’s a Wonderful Life), fought the battle…