Monthly Archives: October 2011


We had an awesome time on Halloween trick-or-treating with our neighbors, the Mitchells.  Andy drove the kids and the moms in the back of the truck to the neighborhood party at the front of the ‘hood.  Then we trick-or-treated our way back to our house.  The kids, or the princess and the lizard, made out like bandits and had fun […]

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I think I did a pretty good job following Her Highness’s jack-o-lantern plans.  I was able to talk her into replacing the ghost on the left cheek with another heart. “Will trade sister for candy.”          

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World’s 2nd Largest Outdoor Cocktail Party

We couldn’t make it to Georgia/Florida this year so we decided to recreate it in our front yard.  We started out early with just the diehards – three adults and three kids.  The early folks got to taste the homemade donuts while they were still hot.  Starnes, Inc. provided grilled oysters and sausages, fried andouille and […]

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