Inn at Pickwick Landing
Travel Blogs from Pickwick Dam
... warmer climate.
Because we were only about six miles away fro Wheeler Dam, we made the lock in good time. We were looking forward to a short cruise through little Wilson Lake and a leisurely cruise on Pickwick Lake. We were very fortunate in that the Wheeler Dam chambers were in the process of filling so we only had a short wait. Unfortunately, when we tied off in the chambers, the lockmaster informed us that Wilson Lock had a power failure that would take at ...
... pizza and pasta and they did small or large portions which meant we had just the right amount to eat. Brian had been at running camp up in the Arkansas hills and came back in time to join us for dinner. We figured he would have been around the girls age last time we saw him. Now he has just turned 21 and is a lovely young man. Lisa may not be sure about his long hair but we think it looks great.
Back at home the girls ...
... available much even if they could afford to buy it, education is not provided and there are no government handouts like food stamps, unemployment pay, welfare or social security. With a highly political corrupt government the future ahead looks pretty grim. They stand little to no chance of change. They are proud people who would simply work for a meal and be ecstatic for a belly full of rice. They want to work and care for their family. This ...
... as these children in Haiti. You have to wonder sometimes where they sleep, do they have anything over their head when they sleep at night or do they really have enough to eat and do they have shoes on their feet.
I am very happy to be going and doing what little that we can to make a difference. My one fear is that once we get there it will appear that we will never be able to do enough. We have to all remember that if we help just one child it is all worth ...
Then the engine quit at 6:20am. GoDevil pushed Perla back to the Aqua Marine dock so they could do repairs.
They thought the ignition system was ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking