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September 03, 2011
Princess Gail and I just spent a couple of days in and around Blowing Rock, NC. It is a less than 2 hour drive northeast of us from Winston, up into the Blue Ridge Mountains. In fact, Blowing Rock is ... full post
June 12, 2012
During our recent trip to Charleston, SC, Gail was interested in visiting some of the nearby old southern plantations that have been preserved and are open to the public. We planned to see four of the... full post
December 08, 2012
Gail and I enjoyed a nice trip to Savannah. We went there primarily to be with two of my daughters, my son-in-law Mike, and my grandson Max. We had a really nice time! And of course, on our way home G... full post
May 19, 2012
It is impossible to get the full breadth and sense of scale of West Virginia’s New River Gorge Bridge in any one photo. At one point it was the longest steel single-span arch bridge in the world. Now ... full post
April 18, 2012
A must-do activity if you ever visit St. Louis, MO is a tour of the Anheuser-Busch Brewery! Even if you don’t have a beer belly, I’m fairly sure you would enjoy it. There is a lot of history here, and... full post
October 29, 2011
Princess Gail and I just got back from a short little trip to Music City, Nashville, TN. We decided to drive the 7 hours from Winston-Salem to enjoy the Fall colors in the mountains. We were so fortun... full post
June 27, 2011
Across the Potomac River and still within eyesight of our nation’s capital, is the final resting place of America’s finest, Arlington National Cemetery. This is sacred ground. A beautiful place befitt... full post
June 17, 2011
Last week Gail and I received the next movie on our Netflix quiche (that’s what we call it): Alfred Hitchcock’s Vertigo. She had never seen it and I last saw it over 40 years ago so I didn’t remember ... full post
June 11, 2011
Gail’s son, Eric, has been fascinated by Josh Groban’s voice ever since he was a young boy. He has played each and every one of Josh’s songs thousands upon thousands of times. He can sing all of them ... full post