Monday, November 28, 2011

Coffee, cheese cake and Chinese food…not in that order

We had a nice day with our friends Gerda and Hans and their visiting friend Markus from Germany.  We all went out for lunch to the ‘Fortune Buffet’.  As always, the food was very good and you leave with a full tummy.  We then went to our house had a few cognacs and Southern Comforts followed by dessert consisting of coffee and yummy cheese cake. Life is good.
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Saturday, November 26, 2011

Danielle and John’s house

We invited to come over Danielle and John’s place for an after Thanksgiving party.  Most of John’s side of the family was there and we had a real great time.  Danielle and John made us feel very welcome. Thanks to both of them for having us at their house.  Plum and Cooper were visiting from Pennsylvania.  Plum is the big dog and the little cutie’s name is cooper. DanielleParty 008

Thursday, November 24, 2011


As usual we celebrated Thanksgiving at Dennis and Chrissy’s house and as usual….everything was great.  Thanksgiving is by far the best holiday.  Not only was the food delicious, it is always great to be together with the whole family.  Three turkeys with all the fixings….yummy!

Sunday, November 20, 2011

Sawyer’s First Birthday

We had a great time celebrating Sawyer’s birthday.  Good to be with family.  I‘ve learned something new today.  did you know that Turkeys sleep on trees?  Well’ now you know and I have pictures to proof it.Sawywer'a first birthday 041

Saturday, November 19, 2011

Great photo-shoot day at Winding River park

Today was the perfect day to take the camera and shoot everything that comes in sight.  Some pictures came out pretty nice, some are so-so.  It’s all a learning experience and most important a lot of fun.Winding River 011

Friday, November 18, 2011

Celebrating Peter’s 69th Birthday

We had a very nice time.  Dan and Tammy belong to the Elks and we were able to have a great dinner at the club.  To top it off, they had a band playing.  The music was real good and we had a very nice time.  On the way home I had Peter stop the car so that I could take a picture of the Toms River by night. TomsRiver

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Just got the cutest picture that my son took of Ava.  The were at a butterfly garden in Aruba.  How cute is that?

Monday, November 14, 2011

Animals and stuff

This morning we saw a whole bunch of vultures in the back of our property at Silver Ridge.  I couldn't see what they were eating, because it was too far away.  I took the pictures with my 300mm lens.
Where is the food
Hiding behind the tree 
 I'm outta here

In the afternoon we went shopping and I saw a huge buck with big antlers jumping out on the road, hitting a car.  It went over the car and I am sure there was some damge done.  The buck landed on the road, got up and ran away.  I was so happy that the deer made it.  However, I felt bad for the driver of the car.  The damage must have been pretty bad. 

Friday, November 11, 2011

Yummy dinner

We had a real nice dinner and get-to-gether with Dieter and Barbara over Annegret’s house.  As always, we had a good time and needless to say, it was a perfect evening.  Good company, good food…what’s better?

Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Fun day at our camera club

Most people know that I have joined a camera club that Ron opened here in our club house. We get together once a months for a meeting and another day each month we meet for a photo shooting at parks, or any place that is interesting enough for a few good shots.  I am not going to post pictures of our members in my blog, but I would like to show you the picture they took of me….not too bad for an old bag….LOL