A girls’ trip to Savannah to celebrate my friend Lauretta’s 50th birthday granted us a very unexpected surprise…snow! We traveled to Savannah, GA for a couple days with a full agenda of things to do and places to eat and shop but never expected the opportunity to play in snow…








Hurricane Irma

Shaw and friends came home to wait out Irma…









Irma left our roof damaged. Henry worked nonstop during the storm, so Shaw was doing the investigating, with help from Pop and his friend Chris.





We were much luckier than most in our area; we lost power for only one day. During the wait for power, the girls were cuddled up near the window, reading to pass the time.


Blindfolded Slime?

Apparently, it is a real thing…at least according to Youtube. Yesterday, Lauren asked me for a scarf, so I pointed her in the direction of our cold weather accessories basket and next thing I knew, she was wearing a ski hat. Keep in mind that we live in Florida, and it is July! I asked her why she was wearing the hat and she told me she was getting ready to make blindfolded slime, which she preceded to do…