In my last post, I alluded to the fact that while at Galveston Island we were busy preparing for an overseas trip. By the time you read this Steve and I will be in the Philippines. For the next two weeks we’ll be in my hometown of Moalboal on Cebu visiting my 96-year-old mom and the rest of the family. Then during the third week […]
Winter weather arrived too early to suit us this year, impacting 43 states – including Texas, which got hit hard. The surge of cold air pushed all the way down to the gulf coast and then moved east. At least we weren’t in Buffalo!
Just like the migratory White Pelicans that have been following us (or have we been following them?), we’re getting close to our wintering grounds for this year in the Lone Star state of Texas.
Our second (and final) stop in Oklahoma this year happened during the last week of October. As we prepared to leave the state and enter Texas, we found yet another little gem that we had never heard of. Just like all of the Oklahomans and Texans (they were everywhere in this place), once I heard about Beavers Bend State Park we […]