2016, Northeast Journey

05.30.16 Lane Southern Orchards

Monday, May 30, 2016 - Some of the best places we've visited are ones we just stumble across traveling down the highway.  Today was definitely one of those times! While driving along Georgia Highway 96 on our way to Dublin, Georgia we started seeing signs that Lane Southern Orchards were ahead.  At 50 Lane Road,… Continue reading 05.30.16 Lane Southern Orchards

2016, Northeast Journey

05.30.16 Memorial Day 2016

My friend M'Lou Thompson wrote the following on Facebook this morning and graciously said I could share it with you. Recently, we were on a military base for a reunion of Vietnam pilots. At the formal dinner, a lone table was set, apart from all the other tables. Next to the table were caps from… Continue reading 05.30.16 Memorial Day 2016

2016, Home in Amite

05.27.16 Madisyn’s last two softball games

Friday, May 27, 2016 -  This week Madisyn played her last two softball games.  Before Thursday I think they only won one game.  Thursday they won their last game and they won it big.  All the girls played good, some played great, they scored, they stopped the other team from scoring, lots of fun! Whether… Continue reading 05.27.16 Madisyn’s last two softball games

2016, Home in Amite

05.26.16 Madisyn, Grannie and Paw Paw fun times!

Happy Wacky Wednesday! - Nope it's not Wednesday and this is not that blog.  This was Madisyn's contribution to today's blog.  She posed for all the photos as her other contribution! Sunday May 22nd to Wednesday May 25th, 2016 - We got to spend Sunday evening to Wednesday evening with that little spitfire which we… Continue reading 05.26.16 Madisyn, Grannie and Paw Paw fun times!

2016, Home in Amite

05.21.16 This past week in Chauvinland!

Week of May 16 to May 21, 2016 9 Tuesday morning we attended Madisyn's awards celebration at Tucker Elementary in Ponchatoula, Louisiana.  A room full of first graders and lots of parents, grandparents, etc.  Madisyn had a total of eight of us there for her.  Chip, Misty, Roy, me, Liz, Artie, Ms. Jackie, Mr. Danny! … Continue reading 05.21.16 This past week in Chauvinland!

2016, Home in Amite

05.17.16 A day at the flying field!

Saturday, May 14, 2016 - Roy went earlier this week with our brother in law, George to the Tangi RC Flyers Association flying field in Hammond, where George is a member. George has been building and flying remote control planes since I was a little girl so I estimate he has about 60 years of… Continue reading 05.17.16 A day at the flying field!

2016, Home in Amite

05.14.16 Madisyn’s first blog post

Saturday, May 14, 2016 - This was originally posted yesterday on my Wacky Wonderful Wednesdays blog but I thought that more than those followers may enjoy seeing this!  Here it is for those who follow Dora and the Explorers! Today's Wacky Wonderful Wednesdays blog was created by and published on Friday by Madisyn Ann, our… Continue reading 05.14.16 Madisyn’s first blog post

2016, Home in Amite

05.10.16 Do you think you’re going to Heaven because you’re a good person and do good deeds?

Monday, May 9, 2016 - Do you think you're going to Heaven because you're a good person and do good deeds? I have felt for a while a burden to share in my own little words why this is not the way to salvation. My life has been a roller coaster, like most of ours… Continue reading 05.10.16 Do you think you’re going to Heaven because you’re a good person and do good deeds?

2016, Home in Amite

05.14.16 Honor Thy Father and Thy Mother, but what does Honor mean?

Saturday, May 14, 2016 - Our current pastor at Trinity Baptist Church,  Rev. Bob Adams, preached Sunday before last about Honoring thy Father and thy Mother.  This sermon, as always, is clearly a message God wanted him to deliver.  I urge you to listen to it and share it.  He speaks about three different relationship… Continue reading 05.14.16 Honor Thy Father and Thy Mother, but what does Honor mean?

2016, Home in Amite

05.08.16 Happy Mother’s Day 2016

THIS YEAR'S MOTHER'S DAY POST IS DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF MY MOM, JOSIE BLUM TRAYLOR, HARRIETT, MAMA AND ME! MAMA AND HARRIETT AROUND 70 YEARS AGO! THE YOUNG WOMAN, JO COCHRAN! AND IN HONOR OF THE MOTHERS OF OUR GRANDCHILDREN. CHIP'S WIFE MISTY, EX-WIFE LIZ AND our oldest son'S WIFE. Dedicated to our Mothers and… Continue reading 05.08.16 Happy Mother’s Day 2016