The scariest dog park in Florida

I visited a dog park in the Tallahassee area this morning and since it’s Florida I went in with some knowledge of the dangerous wildlife. First, I Google mapped it. I thought a little pond would be fun for the pups. The only thing is, this was a giant pond…and there were 2 ponds, anyway.Continue reading “The scariest dog park in Florida”

Bobby Bowden – “Rest well, Coach,” my thoughts on the coach we all loved.

A week ago today the legendary college football coach Bobby Bowden passed away. My connection to him is that he was coaching at Florida State University at the same time I was a student there, 1997-2001. Another interesting fact, up to that point in my life, he had coached FSU for all the years IContinue reading “Bobby Bowden – “Rest well, Coach,” my thoughts on the coach we all loved.”

Nashville to Graceland, part 1

“Oh I wish I was in the land of cotton Old things they are not forgotten Look away, look away, look away Dixieland…” (An American Trilogy – Elvis Presley) Yes, the series of upcoming posts is about a family trip to Memphis, Tennessee to visit the famed home of the King of Rock n’ Roll,Continue reading “Nashville to Graceland, part 1”

Cheers to a new year!

I’m walking around in a robe, I’ve taken back-to-back baths in back-to-back days, and I have a cold. That can only mean one thing… I’m back in Nashville after a busy, yet terrific, holiday vacation in Florida! Like this cat, I’ve pretty much quarantined myself indoors to rest, recuperate, and catch up on Netflix. AContinue reading “Cheers to a new year!”

In the name of love…

I heard a saying recently: “Days go by slow but weeks go by fast.” How true that’s been for me in the last 15 to 20 days. It seems like yesterday I was watching deer in a neighborhood yard… …and that’s already been 4 weeks ago! Since then I’ve been around the southeast from BirminghamContinue reading “In the name of love…”