#036 South Mills, NC

#036 South Mills, NC

The Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway, Dismal Swamp Visitors Center, South Mills, NC C’mon baby, head south, with the ones you love! The ICW…finally! The cold has inspired me to cook: crusty white bread (recipe courtesy s/v JessyMo) and yogurt. We tasted our first slice...

#035 Hampton, VA

#035 Hampton, VA

Cirque du Soleil, Hampton Coliseum, Hampton, VA Thank you, Hampton City Library! After one of the children’s librarians encouraged Ally to enter their coloring contest, she worked hard on her entry, and waited to turn it in until the day it was due. She planned this...

#034 Williamsburg, VA

#034 Williamsburg, VA

Courthouse, Colonial Williamsburg, VA Michael’s last trip to JAX! Ally and I watched Elizabeth’s dance class—so sweet, Yoga with Alice. God’s timing was good for me to spend time with ALO. Lot’s of rearranging and a HUGE BJ’s run to prep for the Bahamas. Time for one...

#033 Williamsburg, VA

#033 Williamsburg, VA

Horse drawn carriages on Duke of Gloucester Street, Colonial Williamsburg, VA After a lovely lunch at Trellis, Ally and I enjoyed perfect timing all day long. Visited the shoemaker and watched much of the Revolution re-enacted before a carriage ride. Saw General...

#032 Williamsburg, VA

#032 Williamsburg, VA

The Historic Triangle, Jamestown, Yorktown, and Williamsburg, VA Rewind! Back to the Revolutionary War. How fun to go forward and backward in time depending on where we are at the moment! Another surrender—this time the Brits to General Washington. Another good...

#031 Appomattox, Virginia

#031 Appomattox, Virginia

McLean House, Appomattox Court House National Historic Park, Appomattox, VA Ally and I visited Appomattox today. We had a lovely lunch at the Babcock House then visited the National Park. Wonderful visual map in the visitor’s center of the final Civil War battles...

#030 Prospect, VA

#030 Prospect, VA

Visiting the Baileys, Prospect, VA What a great week with the Baileys in Prospect! We were able to go to Courtney’s NHS induction and watch her ride, as well as have dinner with Austin at VMI in Lexington. Add chickens (33!), dogs (2), cats (4), and horses (2) and...

#029 Jamestown, VA

#029 Jamestown, VA

The church tower, Historic Jamestowne, VA Michael went to JAX this morning—last two weeks! Ally and I went to Jamestown. We visited the Historic District National Park first. Amazing to stand in the doorway and touch this beautiful piece of history! Love what has been...

#028 Hampton, VA

#028 Hampton, VA

Hampton, VA Took a BIG walk to check out Hampton, before we moved Ally Cat from the Public Pier to Joy’s Marina.  We went to the library with Ally’s new friend, Abigail.  Yay, we have another library card…and a pile of books!  We took a cab to Norfolk...

#027 Deltaville, VA

#027 Deltaville, VA

Virginia is for Lovers, Deltaville, VA Could not resist sending this postcard! We sailed all the way down the Potomac from DC, stopping in Maddox Creek again (near Colonial Beach) and then in Deltaville. We never left the boat for four days and loved our...

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