Quilts of Honor – Exeter, CA

Did you ever have that day when you thought, that was some day, and you were so glad you went the extra mile to make it happen? That’s what Saturday was like. Flo, Rue and I started our day driving to Exeter, CA. Never even knew about this little town about 3 ½ hours’...

Costa Mesa With Quilts of Honor

Well, guess I stayed home too long without a trip so my brother had told me about an Army veteran who did charity work and a lot of it is for veterans. Russ wanted us to award him a quilt and of course I said yes. Russ then tells me he lives 400 miles away near Los...
NAMPOW and SON TAY RAIDERS – Quilts of Honor Event

NAMPOW and SON TAY RAIDERS – Quilts of Honor Event

Most of you out there were not aware that for the last year, we have been planning to honor the prisoners of war who were held captive at the Vietnam Hanoi Hilton and the Son Tay Raiders, a special Army Ranger group who tried to rescue the prisoners. It would be a...
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...