Little Known Civil War Battle of Charleston WV

Little Known Civil War Battle of Charleston WV

A small battle in the Civil War happened in Charleston, West Virginia on Sept. 13, 1862. It was a day-long artillery duel and series of firefights that left 43 men dead and 179 wounded, a number of downtown buildings in flames, and most of the town’s 1,500 residents...
Economist West Virginia is stable, but uncertainty lies ahead

A list of West Virginians of the Year

Here is an inspiring list that the local newspaper shared.  It highlights some amazing people that have been selected over the years to be recognized and honored as West Virginian’s of the Year.  The list goes from 2016 all the way back to 1951. 2016 –...
Pano Pic of Pettigrew Lake

Pano Pic of Pettigrew Lake

I love the panograph photo feature of the iPhone. Sometimes a view is more than will fit into one frame of a shot. The second picture shows the map board of the lake.
Starbucks new Google Wifi

Starbucks new Google Wifi

This new service just showed up at our local Starbucks. In the past the wifi was much slower than the 4G cellular data. This is a great improvement.
Happy Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day

 We love you sweetheart! You make such an incredible difference in our lives. We treasure the love you share with us and hope you have a wonderful Mother’s Day!    Did you know the history of Mother’s Day has its roots in West...
Cloudy Morning

Cloudy Morning

I love how the fog sits in to the valley in the morning. Our front yard view changes so much with the seasons.