Vacation Begins

Setting your work email to send automatic out-of-office replies is a good feeling. So is changing your outgoing message on your voicemail to tell people you are finally on vacation. I may not get on the plane until… Read More

Two Weeks and Counting

Two weeks from tonight, Lee and I will be scrambling to pack for our big trip to Alaska. We’ll be doing last minute laundry, wondering why we waited until the last minute, and I’ll be running to Wal-Mart… Read More

Havana Club

Lee and I went to Atlanta this weekend for the wedding of two of our friends, Kim and Brian. We visited with my brother, which was great, then went to the wedding. It was very nice, and Kim… Read More

Time Travel

Yesterday, I drove through some serious small towns headed southwest toward Moultrie for an annual Easter gathering. It was amazing to see the scenery change. From Savannah’s palm trees to south Georgia pine trees complete with white crosses… Read More

Posh Lodging

I can’t help it. I’m getting so excited. Lee and I have been booking our lodging for our Alaskan Adventure. In Anchorage, we’re staying in what looks to be a really cool hotel right on a lake near… Read More


We’re really going to go. For years, I have been dreaming about going to Alaska. For at least five years I’ve actually been planning the trip. I remember dragging Lee into an Athens book store, pouring over different… Read More


My dad just sent me some of his photos from our cruise. I just loved this one. Lee and I were about to head into the ocean but stopped for a kiss – all decked out in our… Read More

Sea Legs

Lee and I just got back home a few hours ago from our cruise. It was a great trip. I was pleased to find out I apparently don’t get sea sick easily, but I’m feeling kind of land-sick…. Read More

Bahama Mama

What a wonderful few days. After a long car ride, we finally arrived in Port Canaveral yesterday and boarded our ship. Cruise ships are huge! It almost seems unreal anything this big and heavy could float me around… Read More

Cruisin’ for a Sales Pitch

I feel slimy and kind of dirty. A few days ago, a telemarketer called Lee and he did a travel survey. They said we would be entered to win a cruise – and guess what? We won. All… Read More