Book Review: One Drop a Slave by Eddie Price

This is the second historical novel from Eddie Price. I loved Widder’s Landing and was equally surprised by its sequel, One Drop A Slave.  One Drop picks up where Widder’s left off with Craig Ridgeway, his family and in-laws living in Breckinridge Country Kentucky along the Ohio River in 1815. I found this novel to… Continue reading Book Review: One Drop a Slave by Eddie Price

Book Review: Widder’s Landing by Eddie Price

This historically based novel was a great read.  When I first picked it up in May of this year (it was gifted to me) I thought, “Well I know what I’ll be reading the rest of the summer,” but surprisingly I finished all 848 pages by the end of June, and I did not have… Continue reading Book Review: Widder’s Landing by Eddie Price

West 2018: Mountain Lakes

Day 6, Mon. May 14:  I’m glad we all are in agreement that today we will rest, no driving anywhere. We’re all going to chill in this beautiful resort nestled in a pine forest by a lake overseen by mountains on three sides. In the 30s when we got up this morning, but it had… Continue reading West 2018: Mountain Lakes

The Birthday Birdhouse and Unwanted Visitors

In March, my birthday month, Joe created my birthday present. He spent two weeks working outside on cold windy days to construct what he dubbed “Ginger’s Birdhouse” “The best birthday present ever,” is what I called it. He used a kit purchased online and converted our covered back deck into a screened-in porch. He cut… Continue reading The Birthday Birdhouse and Unwanted Visitors

Only in Zinzinnati

What is OktoberFest Zinzinnati? Dachshunds  wearing buns and mustard running like little confused four legged hot dogs Thousands  of perfectly sane adults clacking their hands, flapping their arms and jiggling their butts to a band playing the Chicken Dance Song, Wooden beer barrels rolling down Race Street and Beer Stein races;  as if that’s not… Continue reading Only in Zinzinnati