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North Carolina People, Places, and Things-January 16

I am the dad to five adult children. As they were growing up I attempted to remind them they were special and to implore them to learn something new. 505 more words

North Carolina

There's always Hilton Head, kiddo. There's always Hilton Head ...

This letter was literally old news not 36 hours after it was mailed, overtaken by mid-week events that turned my life maybe not upside down but at least sideways. 882 more words

Writing To Adult Children

Our apple adventure

Yes, this week I am officially late getting my post done.  If I can survive October, possibly November will be a tiny bit less busy.  My design/print work has been steady this month, there has been all the work at the farm trying to get ready for winter and home improvement projects going on as we gear up for remodeling Danny’s house. 892 more words


My walk in the woods

I am most happy when I am out hiking in the woods. I especially like it when I go out by myself with my camera and my iPod full of great music. 64 more words

Photo Challenge


The picture is from Grandfather Mountain Mile High Bridge. This is America’s highest suspension bridge. The bridge is made up of cables that are the boundaries to keep people from falling off. 93 more words


Blue Ridge Mountains

This photo is unfiltered. It was taken at Grandfather Mountain in North Carolina. This is why they call them the Blue Ridge Mountains.

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"Eggs in a Nest" - a Simple, Creative Breakfast

(By Matthew)

We see eggs cooked in an indeterminate number of ways. There’s scrambled. And there’s sunny side up. There’s poached, and there are omelettes. You can jazz them up Benedict style, cook them into a quiche or simply boil them. 567 more words

Savory Dishes