A Flying Adventure

Yesterday was our grandson’s 10th birthday. Our birthday present to him was the opportunity to know what it feels like to fly. We met him and our daughter in Fayetteville, NC yesterday to view some indoor skydiving so he would know what to look forward to for his flying adventure today. It was interesting observing … More A Flying Adventure

Stuffed Pasta Shells

Sometimes when I awaken in the night, unless there is a very good dream I wish to slip back into, I utilize those waking moments to plan for the next day. The idea for this dish was conceived during one such middle of the night musing. The other day this butternut squash pasta sauce caught … More Stuffed Pasta Shells

A Jaunt Through A Swamp & An, As Yet, Inconclusive Experiment With DEET-free Mosquito Repellent

Yesterday we went for a stroll on the 1.75 mile boardwalk through the Three Holes Swamp in the Francis Beidler Forest, a bird and wildlife sanctuary in South Carolina. Swamps are not the dark, dismal, miasmal, mosquito infested hell holes they are sometimes thought to be. The water is not stagnant, but flows continuously as you … More A Jaunt Through A Swamp & An, As Yet, Inconclusive Experiment With DEET-free Mosquito Repellent