A Stensen Buck Visit

On a sunset hike, Stensen sits in the tall grass and contemplates the end of the day You may know that Stensen, my son, lives in GA. He generally comes out for a visit in summer and during Christmas. We love having him here sooooo much. Today he left to fly back home and I … Continue reading A Stensen Buck Visit

Camping, Swimming and Running the Nanny

Stensen and I, along with two of Stensen's friends, took a 2-day camping trip to the Nantahala River. This is one of our family's most treasured destinations. One of the things that made this trip fantastic, was our journey down river to Wesser Falls. Wesser is about a 20 foot drop, class 5 rapid. After … Continue reading Camping, Swimming and Running the Nanny

Camping Day 3 – The North GA Air Show

We concluded Fall Break today......by breaking camp in Helen and driving through the country to Rome for the North Georgia Air Show.  There was some amazing aerial acrobatics - things I have never seen before.  The commentators were two old men and they were hilarious in a not so good way. We had fun but … Continue reading Camping Day 3 – The North GA Air Show

Camping with My Boys – Day 2

Another amazing day camping in North GA. Today we made a leisurely breakfast after taking our time getting going. We made a very rare treat of sausage along with eggs, hashbrowns, onions, peppers and mushrooms.  Our outing for the day was to visit Octoberfest in Helen. We enjoyed some nice scenery, watched some hand crafted … Continue reading Camping with My Boys – Day 2

Camping with My Boys – Day 1

After a long anticipated wait......we finally made the trek to North Georgia today for our Fall Break camp out.  We have planned this for months and have wanted to go camping for much longer than that. I am writing this post on the table at our campsite.  Millions of stars are twinkling above me brightly.If I … Continue reading Camping with My Boys – Day 1