Wordless Wednesday

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It’s All My Fault for Not Turning Off the Coffee Pot

Sometimes things happen and there is no reason why.  Other times the root cause can be traced and in this case it was all my fault.  I forgot to turn off the coffee pot. We were headed out for the day to catch the ferry to take us to Bald Head Island.  My love of lighthouses was spurring us onward to take in this lighthouse that we had yet to see.  About 20 minutes into the drive I looked at my dear husband and said "I didn't turn off the coffee pot".   He knows me well enough to know that it … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday…Kind of!

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Birds, Boats and Barf?

                              The internet is not cooperating with me here at the Wilmington Oasis so my pictures are not in the normal slide show view nor are they spaced out right.  Sorry about that!!! Gonna switch to My Wi pretty soon because the spinning wheel of death is killing me here!!!   Anyway, you get … [Read more...]

Waking up in Wilmington

How wonderful it is to be able to take a few days before we go back to the cold and snow of Iowa.  But wait----there IS snow in North Carolina still!  It was rather odd to fly into Raleigh and see all of the snow on the ground, to try to navigate the tiny streets of Brier Creek with snow and ice still all over the road!  But hopefully it will all be gone in a couple of days!   There is supposedly a warming trend coming so hopefully we will be in the 60's by the end of the week which will be … [Read more...]