Event Day

Event Day

We decided to take it slow today and spent the morning enjoying the house and the view of the river. We all took our turns watching the birds. I happened out on the deck by myself and I heard what sounded like a water spout. When I looked out, there was a dolphin. I...
Day 4 – Day Tour

Day 4 – Day Tour

We woke up a little slower today. I looked out at the water – it was so calm and no winds. I got my coffee and soon I was out on the dock chasing an egret and a pelican trying to take a picture. I finally got one of the egrets, he was small but I got to get so close,...
Day 3 – New Orleans

Day 3 – New Orleans

We started the day with breakfast made by Chef Carl as we all gathered around the table. We had a slow morning until my contact for our Event called and said he wanted to meet at 2:00 pm. So we loaded up our NCIS car and headed for town. We decided we had time to tour...
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...
Veterans Day – On The Run

Veterans Day – On The Run

We began this morning at 8:00 am and haven’t looked back. Dropped my Rue off so Stacey and Jay could baby sit. I know I will miss her like crazy but there was just too much going on. We got to the Tuleburg Quilt Show in Stockton at 9:45am and before I knew it, I was...
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...