Category Archives: Places & Activities

MISSION ACCOMPLISHED thanks to Kate!!!

Back in April of last year, in a blog post I shared a journey that my grandson Noah and I were beginning to hike all four Georgia State Park Canyon Climbers trails and earn a T-shirt.  You can read the post … Continue reading

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World’s Largest Figurative Sundial

My wife was reading through one of the magazines about Hilton Head Island when suddenly she stopped and asked, “Bernie, why haven’t we ever visited the King Neptune Sundial?” And thus another family adventure began … For those of you unfamiliar … Continue reading

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Harbour Town Lighthouse … a few pics

No doubt I am an amateur photographer … I use a Sony Cyber-shot point and shoot with a Carl Zeiss lens.  I bought it because of the 8x optical and 16.1 megapixels … between the two I can get good … Continue reading

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it’s game time

Game time is a regular part of our annual beach trip.  The above stack reveals the games we are enjoying this trip. Quiddler is a long time favorite for me and Sheryl.  I like to call it word rummy.  Each … Continue reading

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photoblogging from the beach (1)

 “A picture is worth a thousand words.”  Hope you enjoy this 13,000 word … aka 13 picture … photoblog post … and the journey begins with a walk to the beach … And ends with a walk back to the … Continue reading

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a tribute to the lunchbox

It was a very rainy Friday and we were on day 2 of our southwest Georgia trip.  Thursday we had inadvertently taken a driving tour of Fort Benning in Columbus.  Then we had hiked the floor and rim trails of … Continue reading

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the thrill of victory … the agony of da feet

The afternoon began innocently enough with a beautiful overlook view family selfie at Black Rock Mountain State Park in north Georgia … the highest state park in Georgia. My happy and unsuspecting picnickers had no clue that Papa was about … Continue reading

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