Houseguests and hosting...
The good the bad and the sloppy. My best advice from both perspectives; travelers who stay in the homes of people they know and the folks who welcome them.
Hosting a Rocket Launch
Every year my husband’s family gathers in Chincoteague, Virginia on Veterans’ Day Weekend. For many years we have been blessed with gorgeous weather, lots of wildlife, lots of good seafood, and abundant fuzzy pony sightings on neighboring Assateague Island. We are now...read more
The Great Halloween Limo Caper
(The accompanying photo is gratuitous cuteness of my grandson and his buddy in Munchkin Costumes and has nothing to do with the blog.) Tonight my husband and I will join another couple in Ashland, Virginia where they close the roads next to the Railroad Tracks for...read more
When Your House Guest Has Four Feet
My husband and I enthusiastically offered to keep my sister-in- law’s dog at our house while she and her husband attended a wedding further North. Mollie is a Shetland Sheepdog. I think technically she’s considered a Blue Merle, but she’s white with markings on her...read more
When Uninvited Guests Stay 500 Years
When I started my first job after many years in television news, I was an electronic doofus! That’s because the software we used at that time in television was industry specific. Oh, and spelling was optional. I could produce the hell out of a 90-minute news program...read more
The Last to Arrive
Reconnecting with high school friendsread more
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