In the fall of 2013 we took a weekend trip to Wakulla State Park, in North West Florida. We stayed in the historic Lodge at Wakulla Springs. The Wakulla river is well preserved and the fall colors made it even more spectacular.
Taken using a black & white filter on may camera. This may be one of my favorite shots. I just get lost in the bigness of the Gulf and the Sky.
My grandma made the best German Chocolate Cake. It was always may one of my favorite. No birthday or family gathering would be complete without it. German Chocolate Cake 1 Pkg German’s Sweet Chocolate ½ C boiling water 1 C butter 2 C sugar 4 egg yolks, unbeaten 1 tsp vanilla 2 ½ C cake … Continue reading Grandma’s German Chocolate Cake
Micanopy, Florida is a quaint little town located off I-75 between Ocala and Gainesville, Florida. The city's tagline is "The Town History Forgot". Micanopy was named for the Seminole Chief Micanopy. Micanopy was featured in the movies Doc Hollywood and Cross Creek. This photo was taken around Christmas 2007. Yes, I know we are wearing … Continue reading Throwback Thursday: Hanging out in Micanopy
One of my ongoing projects is updating a family cookbook my mom made. This was one of my dad's favorites. It pairs well with a bowl of chili, soup or other cold weather food. Purrfect Cornbread 1 C sifted flour ¼ C sugar 4 tsp baking powder ¾ tsp salt 1 C white cornmeal 2 … Continue reading Purrfect Cornbread
The Big Guy and I recently moved to Central Texas. We have enjoyed being closer to family and to exploring the Texas Hill country. Hancock Park in Lampasas, Texas is a 100+ acre park located along Sulfur Creek. Hancock Park includes a playground, walking trail, golf course, swimming pool and Hostess House. In the 1880's … Continue reading Sky Watch Friday: Hancock Park
The Big Guy has a great sense of humor. He always finds way to make laugh. These are shots from a photo shoot in 2006. The goal was to get photos for the Christmas card. Well, the Big Guy had to just be himself.