The Guest (Ale) Column: The ‘British Pub’

The Guest (Ale) Column: The ‘British Pub’

When is a pub not a pub? When it’s a ‘British Pub’. There is a growing trend in America for bars that call themselves pubs….

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The Blues had a baby (and they named it Rock ‘n’ Roll)

The Blues had a baby (and they named it Rock ‘n’ Roll)

So we left Nashville in snow, returned to Mississippi in time for a tornado, and in the meantime, got sick. Things were not all rhinestones…

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Making plans

Making plans

I’ve written before that there are times when we need a few days to take stock, catch up, and plan our next adventure, so how…

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Music City

Music City

We almost missed Nashville. You may recall that back in November, near Asheville (no ‘N’), I was just too cold and needed some sunshine (see this…

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M, i, double s, i…

M, i, double s, i…

I wanted to like Mississippi. It’s got a cool name. It’s in the south. It’s next to Louisiana.  But it didn’t start well. We left…

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The guest (ale) column: Finding friends in Florida

The guest (ale) column: Finding friends in Florida

The guest (ale) column returns after an extremely long absence, caused mostly by my own laziness and An’s exceptionally thorough blogging. The intervening months since the…

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Farewell Florida

Farewell Florida

This week we said farewell to Florida, leaving her beautiful beaches, glorious sunsets, and fabulous wildlife, to head into the Deep South and get on…

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A word about my husband

A word about my husband

I was going to call this post “John’ll fix it” before I remembered that sadly these days that play on words is more Cards Against…

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A coast by any other name

A coast by any other name

Having sunned ourselves and stuffed ourselves in southern Florida for weeks, late December was the time to head for the Florida Panhandle and start working across…

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I don’t think we’re in Cambridge anymore, JohnBoy…

I don’t think we’re in Cambridge anymore, JohnBoy…

At just before 3am this morning, I woke to intense lightning flashing through the skylight above our bed. Rain was lashing the trailer, the thunder…

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