Monday, August 27, 2007

Here we are at the Opry!

Here we are just entering the Opry on August 11th!

Wednesday, August 22, 2007


If you look delicious up in the dictionary I'm sure the definition would be - Home Grown Tomatos. Our friend Tim's father grew these. Aren't they lovely?

Tuesday, August 21, 2007

Pictures from our Tennessee Trip!

The Cumberland River from Fort Donelson KY

The Gang at Fort Donelson (Nephew Josh, Hubby Paul, Daugther Lori, Son John

Land Between the Lakes Visitor Center

My brother Tom and my daughter Lori leaving the visitor center.

Land Between the Lakes - Lake!

Cadiz KY. Great place for antique shopping!

Broadway in downtown Nashville

Another view of Broadway in Downtown Nashville.

Nashville, TN

John at lunch.

Little Jimmy Dickens at the Opry!

Andy Griggs at the Opry.

A funny comedian at the Opry.

One of the Queens of Country Music - Loretta Lynn

Paul & Lori getting ready for dinner.

Lori loves the University of TN Lady Vols basketball team.

Lori at the football stadium for the University of TN.

The Great Smokey Moutains

The New River Gorge Bridge from the overlook at the vistor's center.

View from the New River Gorge Bridge in WV.

Entering one of the tunnels in WV on our way home!

Thursday, August 16, 2007

Where we went!

Here's a map courtesy of Yahoo maps showing our travels last week.

Thursday - Cumberland MD to Clarksville TN
Dinner at Shoney's in Clarksville

Friday - Land Between the lakes in KY and Cadiz KY
Fort Donelson KY
Lunch at Jack in the Box
Dinner at Old Chicago
Dessert at Sonic - America's Drive-In

Saturday - Downtown Nashville, Opry Mills Mall, and
Paul and Ann - the Grand Ole Opry
John and Lori - The new Harry Potter movie at the Imax Theater at the mall.
Lunch at Big River Grille on Broadway in Downtown Nashville
Dinner at Rainforest Cafe in the Opry Mills Mall
Dessert at Waffle House

Sunday - Headed home. Knoxville KY home of the Lady Vols championship basketball team, Maryville College, Maryville, TN, The Great Smokey Mountains, Pigeon Forge KY, Spent the night at Red Roof Inn Wytheville VA
Dinner at Cracker Barrell in Pigeon Forge

Monday - New River Gorge and HOME!

We enjoyed our trip very much. We loved visiting with our son, and my brother's family! We also enjoyed visiting Nashville again and attending the Opry. Another fun part was eating out at some very nice restarants. We don't have a Sonic, Waffle House, Cracker Barrel or Old Chicago here in our town. Eating out added to the fun!

Rest in Peace!

Tuesday, August 14, 2007

An Award for Me from Tracy!

I just got home from vacation and was checking on all my blog friends and I find that Tracy from ~Seaside Enchantment~ has nominated me for an award! Nice Matter Award! Thank you Tracy!

We are Home!

We made it home from Tennessee! We had a great time! Photos to come soon!

Wednesday, August 08, 2007

Away for a few days!

We are taking a few days and driving to Clarksville TN to visit our son, John, and my brother,Tom, and his family. See you when we get back! I'm taking the camera so I should have lots of pictures to share. You can check out last years trip here. Clarksville is 40 miles above Nashville on the map! A 12 hour drive from where we live in Maryland.

Wednesday, August 01, 2007

More camping photos!

Rafting anyone? No thanks!

Me and Jeanette. Some people think we are sisters. We aren't just good friends!

Me & my bike!

Tim, Jeanette's Hubby and a good friend too!

Paul, my sweetie!

A few river photos taken from the shore by Paul.

Paul took most of these photo's except for the ones of him and Tim! I took those!