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Fat Tuesday, mm, hmmm. Mardi Gras! We love celebrating it in my family! We began commemorating the day soon after taking a few trips to New Orleans in the early 90’s. I was working for Southwest Airlines as a reservationist and earning space available passes for not missing any work […]

Get Your Mardi Gras On!


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Pat, Jolie and I were in high cotton this weekend! We were in Dallas for the wedding of one of my best friend’s son. Jolie had never been to Dallas, so she was excited about using her new Nikon for the sites. We were invited to the rehearsal dinner Friday […]

Oh What A Night!


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This past weekend Pat, Jolie and I went to stay at the St. Anthony Hotel in downtown San Antonio like I mentioned in this post here.  It was a complimentary stay that Pat won in a golf tournament.  When we arrived, we began to marvel over the beauty and luxury […]

Why the San Antonio Riverwalk is a Great Place for ...



“Everybody’s working for the Weekend,” Loverboy sang over 30 years ago.  Sometimes it seems that way. Along comes a 3 day weekend, and we get extra excited! Hubby, Pat, won a gift packet a year ago at a golf tournament.  It included a one night stay at the St. Anthony […]

Kitchen Table Talk


Beach with breaking waves
Port Aransas is a small town of about 3800 that explodes during the summer with tourists like us.  It is about 180 miles southeast of San Antonio and is on Mustang Island.  I am 55 years old and have come to Port A since babyhood.  My parents loved surf fishing […]

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