All-West Band Tryouts

Notes from Around Burnsland – January 2017

It is a new year (almost a month into the new year, actually), so here are the latest notes from around the world of Burnsland! All-West Band Tryouts A couple of weeks ago, Jaylin and his trombone tried out for the All-West Tennessee Honor Band. Actually, Jaylin did all of …

Umbrella at Xcambo Beach-1600

Back to the Beach in Mexico

A thatch umbrella and beautiful white sand at a beach in Yucatan, Mexico, beckon us to come back. Unfortunately, the title of this post does not mean that we are actually going back to the beach in Mexico. At least not that we know of. But then this time last …

A visit from Old Man Winter

A Visit from Old Man Winter

The sun sets behind a tree as seen across our snow covered yard. Recently, we had a visit from Old Man Winter. I wonder if he is any relation to Old Man River? Maybe they get together and argue over who had the “Old Man” title first. Until Old Man …