Category Archives: Travel

Sticks and Stones Review ****


    All day yesterday it seemed like winter was bearing down on us.  The skies were dark and grey, cloudy, with a bit of rain.  The temps were in the 30’s, cold enough to keep the dogs indoors and … Continue reading

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Closed For Christmas


  To all my blog friends and followers I wish you a very Merry Christmas and all the best for the New Year! I’m wishing for a white Christmas but my family and I will be traveling to join all … Continue reading

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Same Song Second Verse


Last summer I posted a story about the Mt. Gainor Inn, a B&B in Dripping Springs, Texas.  You can read it here: https://theorangebee.wordpress.com.  If you have not yet visited  I strongly encourage you to do so.  With fall upon us the Texas … Continue reading

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A Bunch Of Hullabaloo


All the fuss was about Hullabaloo Diner!  In my last post I shared with you that my man Dan and I would be moving Miss T to college. She’s all settled in now, a full-fledged college student.  Making friends, attending … Continue reading

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Back From The BVI’s


Welcome! I have returned from my trip to the beautiful BVI’s. I wish I could say I missed you, blogging, laundry, litter box patrol, mowing the lawn and fighting the traffic jam at Wal-Mart but I can NOT truthfully say … Continue reading

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Headed For Sun, Surf and Sand


Good morning!  Today I am in countdown mode.  I believe I was so caught up in being a guest chef at CM that I failed to mention the next exciting event in my life.  Let me tell you now.  In … Continue reading

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Day Trippin’


Today I heard the first trill of Cedar Wax-Wings.  Winter is a great time to see many species of birds in North Texas.  It is sunny and chilly, but a perfect day for the birds to be out and about. … Continue reading

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Fine Awards


One of the nice perks of blogging is that every so often awards are handed out from fellow bloggers.  Right before the craziness of Thanksgiving two fellow bloggers bestowed the honor upon me.  Now before I’m completely engulfed in the … Continue reading

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Fair Food


“Howdy folks, and welcome to the great state fair of Texas”, spoken by none other than Big Tex, the oversized icon with his commanding presence, booming voice and 10 gallon hat.  His voice resounds over the grounds of the “State … Continue reading

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A Trip to Nick’s


A few weeks ago my man Dan and I traveled south-east about 350 miles to attend my high school reunion.  It was my 40th – yep, do the math I’ve been out of high school a long time. It was a … Continue reading

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