GalaxyCon Day 4 & Con Loot

After checking out of the hotel (which took 2 hrs!) Mabelise strolls the con floor. Continue reading “GalaxyCon Day 4 & Con Loot”

GalaxyCon Day 3

And on the third day, there were three outfits . . .

Continue reading “GalaxyCon Day 3”

Saturday Morning Coffee

Is it really the last week of January already? The calendar says so, so it must be true. Let’s talk about the week that was. Continue reading “Saturday Morning Coffee”

Saturday Morning Coffee

It’s a beautiful morning for a strong cup of coffee and a chat with friends. Continue reading “Saturday Morning Coffee”

Saturday Morning Coffee

Welcome, friends! The coffee is fresh and the coffeecake warm. It’s a beautiful sunny day, so let’s sit down and enjoy the morning. Continue reading “Saturday Morning Coffee”

Sunday Snapshots

As you might remember, my folks visited this week.


They arrived Saturday afternoon and wanted to go out to dinner.

Mom chose Red Robin (Yum!); so we piled into the van and away we went.

Halfway there I realized I was still in my work shirt.

Luckily, Red Robin is attached to the mall, and one of the stores had a sale.


MST3K shirt detailHooray for MST3K!



On the way out the door for Sunday church, Mom realized that Dad and I dressed very similarly:
Dad and Me on Sunday
As we were close to the beach, we visited Fort Macon and Atlantic Beach between the morning and evening services.
First up, Fort Macon:


As I wandered around looking for unique architectural details, I noticed something about the springer.


Then, it was on to the beach!

 And onto the beach, as it were.



That evening, we were back at church. What luck it was a fellowship night!




We went shopping for groceries to make apple pie.



Dad also cleaned our coffee pots. He did a good job, even if I did have to stop him from trying to take apart the Keurig.




We visited the Farmer’s Market and Tryon Palace




I made a Venison Roast, which I didn’t take a picture of; however, we did have apple pie and vanilla ice cream for desert:


Apple Pie and Vanilla Ice Cream



Mom and Dad left Wednesday morning, but not before we ate breakfast at Baker’s Kitchen


Mom and Dad at Baker's Kitchen

Thursday – Saturday

Soon after they left, I developed all the symptoms of a simply wonderful summer cold.

So, I used the time to catch up on my TBR:
Library Books July 31 2015


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