We feel like it's spring and the sunsets are certainly becoming more dramatic! They do that in northeast Georgia this time of the year. The little hill in this photo is Currahee Mountain. It's funny how being at a distance changes our perspective. It's a couple of miles to the top of Currahee! During our [...]
Everything is blooming, and we have officially thrown in the towel on winter. But I know it will come back to us and strike a cruel blow! It always does. But for now, we'll enjoy the Jasmine and the Pear Trees and the Yellow Bells!
Several people have written me asking about Cocoa and wanting to know how she is doing. She's truly an amazing dog and one that has been blessed by the prayers of so many. Since her operation, she continues to get stronger each day. She's walking about a mile around the neighborhood in the evenings and [...]
We don't have to go far to be in the middle of really cool surroundings. Yes, there are locations much more dramatic. I can find really cool places to spend weekend afternoons in nearby North Carolina but most of the time Toccoa and the surrounding area suits Cocoa Joy and me just fine. TFC alums [...]
I can't remember the first circus train I saw. I was probably no more than 4 or 5-years old. I do know where I was to watch the train pass by, and it was Main Street in East Point, Georgia. When the circus came to town, schools would end classes early and Mom and Dad [...]
To say we have had a mild winter is an understatement. Everything is beginning to bloom now(!) and here's a photo of my Caroline Jasmine to prove it! This is my first spring spent back at the cottage. Last year, I could only come up for weekends. But now I'm a full-time resident again. Last [...]
Heading out to the Super Bowl? Then be sure to take a cow with you. And if not, be sure to cheer for the Atlanta Falcons!