Blaze Pizza – Mount Pleasant, SC


Roughly, 30 minutes ago, we decided to stop at Blaze Pizza. Normally, when we’ve decided to patronize them, the customer service is good. Not the case – today! What an experience. We walked inside. Only one customer was there. A guy, all alone, eating his pizza. We walked to the area where you order. NoContinue reading “Blaze Pizza – Mount Pleasant, SC”

And Now I Can See! The Adventures of Cataract Surgery


Dearest Readers: Monday, January 14, 2019, I experienced my first cataract surgery on my left eye. If you’ve never had cataract surgery you might not understand the reasoning. From my observation, I believe eye surgeons prefer doing only one eye at a time. I’m thankful I followed these suggestions. I remember my grandmother having cataractContinue reading “And Now I Can See! The Adventures of Cataract Surgery”

Thanksgiving, 2018


Dearest Readers: I realize this is Thanksgiving week; however, I wanted to share a bit of a touching, sad story. This morning, Wednesday, November 21, 2018, we had to let our precious little 14-year-old+ mini schnauzer go to doggie heaven. Since Monday evening, he deteriorated rather quickly. He ate his dinner. Drank water, and onContinue reading “Thanksgiving, 2018”

LEARN TO CONTROL YOUR DIABETES, BEFORE IT CONTROLS YOU


Late one evening while watching TV with my husband Phil, I reminded him to check his glucose level. His reply was the usual, ‘I’ll do it later.’ Knowing him as I do, I was frustrated. He has the tendency to procrastinate, so I chose a different approach. “Why don’t you check mine and let’s compare.”Continue reading “LEARN TO CONTROL YOUR DIABETES, BEFORE IT CONTROLS YOU”

Charleston, West Virginia – Take Me Home Country Roads


Dearest Readers: Below is an article I wrote years ago about Charleston, WV. Enjoy! Charleston, West Virginia is an exceptional, first-class meeting facility filled with beautiful scenery, history, and southern charm, befitting the comforts and traditions of most sophisticated cities in West Virginia. “While we do not have the lights of Las Vegas, or theContinue reading “Charleston, West Virginia – Take Me Home Country Roads”

In Memory of Chef Shane Whiddon


Good morning to all. If you follow my posts on Facebook and my blog, you will know yesterday was another tragic day in the Holy City of Charleston, SC. Yesterday, a disgruntled, former employee walked into Virginia’s on King Restaurant with a sick mission on his mind. He reportedly has mental health issues. Holding aContinue reading “In Memory of Chef Shane Whiddon”

Lightning…Thunder…and The Roar Of Chattahoochee Child…


Whenever I see lightning, I jump out of my skin, almost. My husband says even when sleeping, I will hear the thunder and lightning and jump or tremble. I do not remember doing it. Just a few days ago, we had a summer storm in the afternoon. I was in route to get my doggies from the groomer. Every time I saw the lightning flash, I jumped, while driving. It isn’t a pretty sight.

Hiking My Dreams at Grotto Falls:


Dearest Readers: A few years ago, I wrote this story, managing to get it published many times. I’m hopeful you will enjoy the story as much as I did writing it, and hiking at Grotto Falls. If you are ever in Gatlinburg, treat yourself to this fabulous hike. Hiking My Dreams at Grotto Falls: InContinue reading “Hiking My Dreams at Grotto Falls:”