Category Archives: GA

VA Adventures: First Day of School Blues

Today is the first day of eighth grade for Andrew and third grade for Jack. I’ve been preparing for weeks. Mainly by worrying about them. The schools up here are big and unfamiliar. There’s no one to watch out for … Continue reading

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August Funny Friday and a Tribute to My Dad

Today is August’s Funny Friday, a regular feature posted on the last Friday of every month. Funny Friday is a collaborative project where one of the participants submits a photo. Then we all write five captions or thoughts inspired by … Continue reading

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I’m SO Wrightsville, I can top your "I’m So Wrightsville."

I’m loving reading the “I’m so Wrightsville” posts. And while I really should be doing something productive, I’d rather be all nostalgic and post some of my own memories. Here are a few. I’m SO Wrightsville….  (Who can tell me … Continue reading

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How to Have Fun in Orlando: Vol 1, Issue 1

It’s 6:26 AM on Saturday morning. The car is packed to the gills. (Where did that saying come from? Was there some time in history that fish were used in transport?) I’m already digressing and it’s still the first paragraph. … Continue reading

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