Last week Rob and Belinda (the other camphost couple here at Payne Lake) and FabGrandpa and I went over to the shooting range on the other side of the county for a clean up day. This shooting range is on Forest Service property, and has no use fee. People can just go there and … [Read more...] about What Makes People Do This?
The forest service has temporarily closed the campground where we are volunteering while they do a timber harvest in the area. It was done for the safety of the public, who may not realize the loggers will be in there. What this means is that every time I go somewhere, whether it … [Read more...] about The Gate
My online friend, Sally, donated two of her cutie cute handmade aprons for the cause! This one is green and blue, and oh! so cute: Sally makes these aprons, and I think they are just soooo cute! And because it is reversible, you get two looks in one: And here is a … [Read more...] about 13 For 10: Handmade Reversible Apron #2
There we are at Point Sublime. To get there, you have to take a four wheel drive vehicle about 20 miles out on one of the roughest roads I have ever been on. The view at the end is stunning! That drive was nothing compared to the months of treatments and recuperation Jim went … [Read more...] about 10 For 10 Auction: Stainless Steel Grand Canyon Water Bottle
UPDATE: This auction item has closed with a bid of $20! thanks Ali! The auction for this item ended on December 26 with no bids. I am leaving it open until the first bid of $5.00 is received. All proceeds of this auction are to benefit The Oral Cancer … [Read more...] about 10 For 10 Auction: Lot of 3 Gluten Free Cookbooks
This is our second season volunteering at Payne Lake Campground. Payne Lake is in the Talledega National Forest, south of Tuscaloosa, Alabama. We liked it so much last year that we decided to come back. The forest service really knows how to make us volunteers feel welcome and … [Read more...] about Ah, The Perks Of Volunteering!
UPDATE: 1/23/2011: This item closed with a bid of $5.00! Thanks Cindy! The auction for this item ended on December 18 with no bids. I am leaving it open until the first bid of $5.00 is received. All proceed of this auction are to benefit The Oral Cancer Foundation. At … [Read more...] about 10 For 10 Auction: Set of 4 Art Cards
I have been sick for almost a week and sleeping most of the day. I have gotten up long enough to take my medicine, do only the most necessary tasks, then back to bed. Finally, I am feeling better. Strep throat is no fun. I have so many things I have wanted to write about, so … [Read more...] about Can I Get A Woooo Hooo?!