Monthly Archives: August 2014

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Grilling Fun!

One of my favorite places to eat on the weekends is at the Midtown Grill in Clarkesville. These guys know how to cook burgers and they are serious about it. Funny thing: I always get the Atlanta burger that is covered with grilled peaches and grilled onions. Pat and Anne talk over the menu . [...]

By |2014-08-31T18:57:50-07:00August 31st, 2014|Memories|0 Comments

Before her haircut

Friends and dogs were out for an evening on the Marietta Square, and Cocoa Joy loves being with people. She has always been mischievous! Too bad I know her like a very well read book. In this photo, she's watching me to see if I'm going to tell her to stop begging the person next [...]

By |2014-09-02T18:21:31-07:00August 30th, 2014|Paw Prints|0 Comments

Abby J’s on the Soque River

This is the sign that greeted us as we walked up to Abby Jackson's farm last Saturday. I can't even begin to tell you all that she does, but included in her list of fantastic things is watching over a fly fishing business with her  husband, hosting large and small dinner parties, maintaining a farmer's [...]

By |2014-08-28T16:30:51-07:00August 28th, 2014|Living in Stephens County, Memories, The Company of Friends|0 Comments

Weekend get away at Lake Yonah

I had been wanting to paddle the northern end of Lake Yonah for over a year. Finally, this past weekend I had the opportunity. A small park that is maintained by Georgia Power is located near the dam and provides excellent access to the lake. The dam separates Lake Yonah from Tugaloo Lake. It was [...]

In search of the Unicoi Turnpike

This time my incessant hunt for different parts of the Unicoi Turnpike in Northeast Georgia took me on a rambling back road adventure that was beautiful. It actually caused me to forget that I was supposed to be out on the lake with a kayak! Our trek began at the familiar Old Sautee Store outside [...]