Day 2 – Mississippi and Louisiana

Day 2 – Mississippi and Louisiana

Today I decided to go off course. When I found out my Army Band Director was one and a half hours away, I asked the crew what they all wanted to do. Carl, Debbie, Flo and Rita all said they wanted to go with me so we jumped in the car and off we went. Our house has a...
New Orleans – Day One

New Orleans – Day One

Today we all decided to go to the WWII Museum. We wanted to know more about the history of our WWII veterans. We started down our long road to town – we are on Venetian Island in a Big house with 5 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms. There are 8 of us staying here and boy do we...
Veterans Day – Continued

Veterans Day – Continued

What a day! Our last event began at 5:30pm in Livermore where we met Jeannette and Warren and give out 9 quilts. We had been to the Ahmed Temple two years ago so we were expecting hot dogs and hamburgers for dinner. We picked Rita up in Stockton and we were all hungry...
Beginning of Veterans Week 2017

Beginning of Veterans Week 2017

We always know November will be our busiest month and that never seems to change for us. This week we started our first event at the Berean Christian School in Walnut Creek. A few years ago my brother approached me about talking to the economics teacher about making...

San Diego Marine Reunion

I will make it short tonight as we finished late but will write more tomorrow. Quilts of Honor went above and beyond when we honored this Unit. The quilts were so beautiful and the guys were so taken. I know for many, it was an experience they will never forget. There...

San Diego Safe and Sound

Well, we made two u-turns before we got 30 miles down the road this morning so I’m thinking it’s going to be a long day. It was so green driving through the Grapevine and the poppies were already blooming. Barb and Flo are my sidekicks for this event so on our ride...