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Harvest Weekend in Paso Robles 2012

Well, it’s harvest weekend again in the wine country of Paso Robles, California.  A wonderful time of year to visit this part of the Golden State with many special events to attend and wine tasting to be done.  We began early this morning, Friday, October 19th, with a drive up……Continue Reading

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Reunion Road Trip: Indiana Bound—Day 1

Well, here we go – Randy’s 50th high school reunion in Anderson, Indiana and then on to visit family in Mississippi.  We’ve made this drive before but we’re always looking for a new roadside stand, eatery or antique mall and we expect we’ll find some this time. The……Continue Reading

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Roughing It – Pearl Style

It’s Family Camp week for the Nelson/Scrymgeour/Shuman clan – time for our annual reunion.  Relatives come from all over – Washington, Texas, California, Louisiana, France –  and gather for a week of fun and quality family time.  This year, we’re going back to Shaver Lake, about an hour……Continue Reading

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Watching the Whales

When family visits from out of state, it’s always nice to plan a little something different to do.  When the family’s from Michigan, you can be pretty sure they haven’t seen any whales – at least not up close and personal.  We decided to plan our day in……Continue Reading

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