Sunday, February 19, 2017

Foster Joseph Baker born Feb 18, 2017

After a long day at the hospital, Colby and Joe welcomed Foster at 8:02 PM.

Congratulations to the Baker Clan on the addition of this handsome fellow!

Friday, February 17, 2017

Gator's Dockside Lunch with Opal and Ken

Opal and Ken, friends from Kingsport, were passing thro Ocala Thursday and we were able to met for lunch.

We all enjoyed catching up on all the happenings in both families. Thanks for calling us for the met up, Ken and Opal!


Saturday, February 11, 2017

"Beginnings" The Ultimate Tribute to Chicago


"Beginnings" had the Circle Square Cultural Center in Ocala, FL rocking Friday night! 

IN THE FALL OF 2002 "BEGINNINGS" WAS BORN OUT OF THE LOVE AND RESPECT FOR THE MUSIC OF ONE OF THE GREATEST AMERICAN ROCK BANDS OF ALL TIME – CHICAGO. 

FORGED TOGETHER BY A GROUP OF PROFESSIONAL MUSICIANS, ALL VETERANS OF THE NEW YORK MUSIC SCENE, "BEGINNINGS", LIKE CHICAGO, WAS A LABOR OF LOVE BASED ON MUSICIANSHIP AND PROFESSIONALISM.
"Beginnings" performed a lot of our Chicago favorites including:Saturday in the Park, 25 or 6 to 4,  Make Me Smile and Feelin' Stronger Every Day







Friday, February 10, 2017

St Augustine, FL "Out and About"

We visited San Sebastian Winery and went on their tasting tour....

Beginning of the wine tasting.....


The tasting continues......





We had lunch at Kingfish Grill on the water....

It was a cool overcast day, so there was no one eating out waterside...


Jan had a soft shell crab sandwich....which was different and not sure I would order again...

Seats next to the marina 

The J & S Carousel is a full-size antique carousel located in Davenport Park in St. Augustine, just north of the historic district.

The Bridge of Lions was built in the mid-1920s as a way for automobiles to travel from St. Augustine on the mainland to Anastasia Island




Our camp site at Compass RV Park.....


Saturday, February 04, 2017

World Golf Hall of Fame & Museum in St Augustine, FL

Entry gate...
We sent three nights in St Augustine so we could visit the World Golf Hall of Fame. The day was beautiful and the Hall of Fame & Museum was very well done and worth the stop. If you are in the St Augustine area and interested in golf add the Hall of Fame to your list of things to see. 


Bob Hope is honored for his contributions to the game of golf...

Bob Hope's jacket and clubs

Stone Bridge at St Andrews

Ted at the top of the Leaders Board!!!

Below just a few of the Hall of Famers'







Ted got to practice his swing on the golf simulator..... 


Hall of Fame lockers....each member of the Golf Hall of Fame has a locker with personally selected items displayed. 


Exit off I  95 in St Augustine, FL

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Blue Oyster Mushrooms at Boone Street Market


YOU can now buy Kari and Curtis's forest grown BLUE OYSTER MUSHROOMS (Pleurotus columbines) at Boone Street Market in Jonesborough, TN! 


Boone Street Market located at 101 Boone Street in Historic Jonesborough, TN

Boone Street Market sells products produced within 100 miles of Jonesborough, TN. Enjoy above video, which tells the story.....

Saturday, January 21, 2017

Kari and Curtis Tied the Knot!

January 20, 2017 was a big day for the USA, with  President Trump beginning inaugurated, but also a big day for the Foster and Simmons' Families.  Kari and Curtis tied the knot at the Jonesborough, TN historic Court House at about 2 PM. 

Congratulations! 
Welcome, Curtis, to the Foster Clan.