The Lighthouses of Barbados

Where: Various locations around Barbados Trip Date: 10/21/17-11/11/17 My first international article! Don’t get too used to it though, I don’t think I will do this too frequently. As some of you know, I recently returned home from a three-week vacation on the sunny island of Barbados in the Caribbean to visit my lovely [...]

By | 2017-12-08T19:01:06+00:00 November 24th, 2017|Barbados, Caribbean, History|2 Comments

Aboard the Battleship North Carolina

Where: Wilmington, North Carolina Trip Date: 10/6/17 For the last few months I have been slowly scouting new places to live. At the same time it has been a good chance to explore some historic locations a little farther from home. My most recent location was Wilmington, North Carolina, and while there I decided [...]

By | 2017-11-10T00:09:04+00:00 November 10th, 2017|History, North Carolina|3 Comments

The Rails of Macon

Where: Macon, Georgia Trip Date: 9/23/17 If you remember several weeks ago I wrote an article on some of the historic homes of Macon, Georgia. That same day I explored a couple of other historic areas of the city, and I am finally getting around to posting the second Macon installment.   A History [...]

By | 2017-10-25T22:07:39+00:00 October 27th, 2017|Georgia, History|5 Comments

The Oak Island Lighthouse

Where: Oak Island, North Carolina Trip Date: 10/6/17 After almost two months I was finally able to take my trip to Wilmington, North Carolina. I saw enough cool stuff while I was there for several posts, but I am going to spread them out over the next few weeks. This week I will talk [...]

By | 2017-10-16T22:21:05+00:00 October 20th, 2017|History, North Carolina|2 Comments

Tallulah Gorge Part 2: A Not so Brief Hike

Where: Tallulah Falls, Georgia Trip Date: 9/26/17 Two weeks ago I spent a day hiking through Tallulah Gorge in northeast Georgia. Last week I gave a brief history of the gorge, and today—as promised—I will talk a bit about the hike. Early Morning at Tallulah Gorge We arrived at Tallulah Gorge State Park early [...]

By | 2017-10-12T22:05:03+00:00 October 13th, 2017|Georgia, History|2 Comments

The Process

Where: Home, again Trip Date: Every Day Well, I didn’t get power back at my house until this past Sunday; a week after Irma came through. I never realized how nice air circulation was until I lived in a house with two dogs, three cats, and two other people who were unable to take [...]

By | 2017-09-22T00:04:15+00:00 September 22nd, 2017|Information, Update|4 Comments