Slowly but surely Bill and I have continued to explore our new surroundings, but it’s always much more fun when friends stop to visit and assist in our exploration! Such was the case this past weekend when Barb and Bill Michalsky spent two days with us in Murrells Inlet on their way back to NJ … More With a Little Help From Our Friends!
After hugging my mother last week after 16 months, I wasn’t sure it could get much better, but then this past weekend the grandchildren arrived! Upon returning from Florida, we regrouped for a mere two days, jumped in the Jeep, and headed for NJ – and did I tell you we’ve “settled down?” Even while … More And the Healing Continues…
After 15 months of being separated from my 92-year old mother, we finally reunited this past week! Can you imagine the feeling of hugging your mom and sister after all that time? My mother had spent a month in the hospital and a rehab facility in November and early December and I was unable to … More Nothing is so healing as the human touch!
Now with all the boxes unpacked and everything in its place – at least until we start moving things around – what have we been doing in our new location? As we are anxious to discover everything about Murrell’s Inlet and the surrounding area, we are keeping busy in several areas of our interests. Let … More Where Does the Time Go?
Transitioning from one living space to another has its challenges, but thus far, our relocation is going very smoothly. Those of you who have traveled with us for the past decade know how much we enjoyed living in our motor home; however, there are some noticeable differences that we’ve been experiencing… The washing machine holds … More Embracing Change…
I know it seems like Bill and I have fallen off the grid, but indeed, we have not. We have had an extremely busy and somewhat stressful time since leaving North Carolina and traveling to South Carolina, which we did on January 1, 2021! So what have we been doing, you ask? Why haven’t you … More And Yet Another Chapter Begins…
Because of Covid-19, Bill and I continue to be very cautious in everything we do – from exercising to trips to the grocery and from dining to sightseeing. We are truly each other’s best friend, and at times it feels like each other’s only friend! This week we decided to travel to the Outer Banks … More Full Circle in Forty-Eight Hours!
Yesterday, when Bill said, “I think we should take a day off from the gym tomorrow,” I smiled and shared that “Sweeter words were never spoken!” Now, don’t get me wrong, I love to work out and Bill continues to be my inspiration, but when you average 6 days a week, a day of rest … More Brunch and Burial Grounds…Perfect Together!
Here’s hoping that you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving even though it was most likely not quite as you may have envisioned! Our family thoughtfully decided not to come together, so Bill and I enjoyed a Thanksgiving feast for two with a side of Zoom and FaceTime! Like many of you I’m sure, Friday morning … More Too Good Not to Share!
This past Monday, Bill and I ventured to Harkers Island, home of the Cape Lookout Visitor Center and the ferry to Cape Lookout, part of the National Park Service National Seashore. We spoke with Al, a volunteer in the Center, gathered information, and then hiked the Southside Loop and Willow Pond Loop. Throughout the hike … More Horses and Dolphins and Beach…Oh My!