Birding at Whitetop Mountain, VA

I’ll share some pictures of a little birding trip we took this morning. We went with some of our Winston-Salem Audubon friends to Whitetop Mountain, at the westernmost tip of the state of Virginia, in the heart of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. There was a risk of thunderstorms, but we all took a chance … Continue reading Birding at Whitetop Mountain, VA

The Queen’s Meme #61 ~ The Silly Serious Thanksgiving Meme

The Queen’s Meme #61 ~ The Silly Serious Thanksgiving Meme Time to play another of Queen Mimi’s memes. Thanksgiving was yesterday, but my stomach still feels full so I guess it’s not too late to play! 1. If you knew this would be the last Thanksgiving holiday with your family, what would you do differently. … Continue reading The Queen’s Meme #61 ~ The Silly Serious Thanksgiving Meme

Join Us for the BlogBlast for Peace!

As you can see on my sidebar, there are 16 days to go to the next BlogBlast for Peace! I am wetting myself in anticipation! My post has been ready for a few weeks now, but there is plenty of time for anyone to join, and you will be glad you did! You would be … Continue reading Join Us for the BlogBlast for Peace!

A Lesson for Me

I had a conversation today with a fascinating 100 year old lady, who remains active, vibrant and charming in her advanced age. We were talking about the state of the economy. She became a bit angry, denouncing politicians and business leaders alike, accusing them of greed. “Greed,” she said, was the reason behind all these … Continue reading A Lesson for Me

Grand Funk

HRM Mimi is giving away Lifetime Dungeon Amnesty passes to the first 10 bloggers who can answer her question: Did you ever have a funk that lasted more than 7 days. How did you defunkify yourself? I don’t really know what that means, because I’m a newbie memer. But I think it’s good, and anyway, … Continue reading Grand Funk