Halloween, Hauntings, and the Death at Yosemite

Halloween, Hauntings, and the Death at Yosemite

    Halloween. I don't need to tell you that today is Halloween. Most of you already know. Often that brings an evening that's often filled with both screeches of delight and horror. It's a time when we love to scare ourselves. Hauntings. We tell scary stories of ghosts that rise up from graves and boogeymen [...]

What’s Up Lately Episode 006

What’s Up Lately Episode 006

  What's Up Lately. Episode 006. Hey Everybody!! I hope that you all have been well. My life has been busy, but that's nothing new given the fact that my three teens keep me on my toes. Getting Outdoors. Now that the rain has finally moved out (for the most part), I've been making a [...]

Day Tour of the Isle of Skye Part 2 of 2

Day Tour of the Isle of Skye Part 2 of 2

Isle of Skye. Day Tour. If you missed part 1 of the tour, be sure to check that out here. If you are ready for part 2, let's go.   Part 2. If you'll recall from part 1, my mother and I took a day tour out of Inverness to the Isle of Skye. We [...]

Day Tour of the Isle of Skye Part 1 of 2

Day Tour of the Isle of Skye Part 1 of 2

Isle of Skye. Day Tour. When I traveled to Scotland, one of the things scheduled into the itinerary was a day tour of the Isle of Skye. Background. The first trip that my mother and I took to Scotland was about following the lines of our ancestral heritage. If you've followed my blog for some time, [...]

What to see with one day on Isle of Lewis

What to see with one day on Isle of Lewis

  Isle of Lewis. What can you see with only one day on the Isle of Lewis? As it turns out, quite a bit! Outer Hebrides. The Isle of Lewis is at the northernmost end of a chain of islands known as the Outer Hebrides. The Outer Hebrides are located on the Western side of [...]

What’s Up Lately Episode 005

What’s Up Lately Episode 005

  What's Up Lately. Episode 005. It's been a busy couple of weeks since I was here with my last update. That update coincided with my husband's birthday. Smith Mountain Lake. We decided to rent a boat and spend part of the day cruising around Smith Mountain Lake. The lake is the largest man-made lake in [...]