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Nov 16, 2014 - Unplugged from the world

My apologies to family and friends for not posting sooner! It seems the size of my derrière and the position of my new phone in my back pocket did not agree with the space between the swim ladder and the boat. My dear wonderful sweet husband gave me the job of hooking the dinghy on and off the davitts when we lock through a dam! So needless to say, I gingerly hopped down the ladder and squatted down ever so ladylike and ....yes indeed OUT popped my (did I say my NEW IPhone) phone and plop to the the bottom of the river! Bet Greg is happy I...

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Oct 31, 2014 - Clifton marina, Clifton, TN

Halloween on the River! It was a beautiful day today ...well, if you don't count the 20 to 30 mph gusts and the biting cold! Poor Greg had no gloves or long handles! AND being the dutiful wife, I spent the afternoon up on the bridge with him. I think the kids thought that since it's Halloween, that there would be NO SCHOOL!! WRONG!!! It was a tough day for mom because every time a barge went by, they had to rush out to see if they could get the barge to blow their horn! (And I have to say, most of the tow captains were very obliging!! We...

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