[ad#Home Page Above Posts] When we got up yesterday morning it was rather chilly for August--62 degrees. The high for the day was only 68, and the weather forecast was for rain all day. Perfect weather for a pot of bean soup! Here is the recipe I used, or rather what I threw … [Read more...] about Gluten Free Red Bean Soup Recipe
[ad#Home Page Above Posts] Jim and I go on a weekly "Fruit Quest", that is, we take a drive to somewhere we have never been before, looking for local fruit and vegetable stands where we can buy direct from the local farmers. Since we got here, there has been a huge variety of … [Read more...] about Gluten Free Blackberry Vinaigrette Salad Dressing Recipe
Sarah and Michael at the playground at Granite Hill Campground A few days ago I promised more about my visit with the FabGrandchildren. I know you all have been chomping at the bit to hear all about it, and I apologize for the delay. I have been either working, sleeping, or … [Read more...] about The Land Of Little Grandchildren…
I love being the night shift campground supervisor. As summer gets closer, and school gets out around the country, more and more people are coming to Gettysburg, and to the campground.I am beginning to feel more like a resident of Gettysburg than a visitor. I can tell our guests … [Read more...] about Night Shift Campground Supervisor
The Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival was held this weekend at the campground where I work. The music didn’t start until Thursday, but the diehard fans started arriving last weekend. They lined up at 3:00 p.m. last Sunday to put their chairs out in front of the stage, and the … [Read more...] about The Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival
Now that spring is here, this place is getting really beautiful. The photo to the right is the spring house near the trout pond. They stock the trout pond for a trout tournament each year. We saw the fish truck here last week.This is looking across the trout pond to the center of … [Read more...] about Some Photos of Granite Hill Campground
In my working career, the only time I have had the pleasure of working with teenagers is when I was one, it seems like a hundred years ago. Until now, that is. The job I have this summer at the campground is offically called Night Shift Supervisor. All that means is that I am the … [Read more...] about I’m Working With Teens, Ya’ll!
My ten year old grandson, Michael, has lived in England for the last seven years. His Dad, my son, has been in the Air Force for thirteen years. They recently were transferred to Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland, which is the reason I am now living in Pennsylvania. Fabgrandpa … [Read more...] about Michael Visits Gettysburg