Even in the face of the ongoing Covid pandemic, or maybe in response to the pandemic, 2021 for me has turned out to be a gem. Since it was packed year, I have lots to reflect upon.
One of things that she does super well is cook. One of the best things she makes is a heavenly chocolate chip coffee cake. I have had it since childhood. I cannot remember a time in my life when I did not know about it and I don't want to think of my life without it!
We made another trek to the Nantahala River this weekend. We camped on the river right by the Nantahala Outdoor Center @NOC. My aunt and uncle (by marriage) Payson and Aurelia Kennedy were the founders of the center in 1973 (I believe). You will see a photo below of a monument to them at the … Continue reading Camping with the Boys on the Nantahala River