Friday, May 15, 2015 - Roy made another attempt at fly fishing and lost three lures. He's pretty determined to get this right so he's been watching online videos. Tomorrow is another fishing day so we'll see how it goes! These pictures are from yesterday. This afternoon I worked on gathering information about RV parks… Continue reading 05.15.15 An evening of mountain music!
Thursday, May 14, 2015 – We're staying in the park today but yesterday we went into the town of Mountain View, Arkansas. We walked around much of the downtown main street checking out the shops. Our RV park is a couple of miles outside of the town. It's a beautiful drive with lots of mountainous… Continue reading 05.14.15 Fudge, Hippies, Flea Market and Pickin Park!
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 – Oh what a wonderfully fun day we had today! We set out to go zip lining and got side tracked when we walked through town and sat down in the park to listen to musicians pickin. I’ll write about that adventure later, but today I want to tell ya’ll where… Continue reading 05.13.15 We is Zip Lining fools!!!!!
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - The only way into and out of the park is still the alternative exit as the concrete bridge is still under water. When we moved back to our spot the water was down 5 feet. This morning it had risen a foot which is about where it's been all day. … Continue reading 05.12.15 Ozark Folk Center (an A+ place) and The Rivers Gone Down!!!!
Monday, May 11, 2015 - What a morning this has been. Dora and the Explorers are really having an amazing adventure today! Roy woke me up at 6:45 this morning, saying the river had risen a lot and that he was leaving to go help someone get unstuck. I resisted waking up at that awful… Continue reading 05.11.15 – Part Two – Yep Paw, It’s still Rising and here we stay!
The blog post below was written Sunday evening. Between then and now the river has risen an additional 10 feet causing the river to overflow the banks in some parts of the RV park. Not where we are yet, but it is quite a sight. We are packing up, unplugging and getting ready to pull… Continue reading 05.11.15 Hey Paw, Look! The River is Rising!
Sunday, May 10, 2015, Part Two– We learned some sad news upon arriving back in Mountain View this trip. The man we just loved who owned Mellon’s Country Store, Pappy Mellon, has retired. We looked forward so much to seeing him again and sitting a spell visiting like we did before. The place is exactly… Continue reading 05.10.15 – Part Two Mountain View City Park
Sunday, May 10, 2015 - Happy Mother's Day to all the women who would love to be a Mom, women who are living the Mom life, Moms who have lost their precious children, and those who have lost their Moms. To my mom, Josie Mae Cochran Blum Traylor, I love you and miss you every… Continue reading 05.10.15 To all the Motherless Daughters out there
Saturday, May 9, 2015 - Took a nice stroll around the part of this resort where the RVs are parked on Friday. Children must still be in school because there are very few motor homes and fifth wheels here. I didn't go down by the water but plan to soon with Roy there with me.… Continue reading 05.09.15 A stroll around Angler’s Holiday Mountain Resort – some of it!
Friday, May 8, 2015 - Arkansas is simply beautiful. My friend Chrissie calls it "God's Country" and she is right. Here's some pictures as we drove in yesterday. We hope to get out in our truck and see some of what's up the mountains. Roy watches the moonshining shows and just knows that's what we'll… Continue reading 05.08.15 Today didn’t turn out as planned, but we’re happy anyway!