Monthly Archives: March 2013

Hardee’s in Warsaw

Get the breakfast platter with ham. It was a thin slice of country ham, salty and cooked just right, scrambled eggs, the little potato rounds fried crisp, and a serving of biscuit and sausage gravy. And the gravy was among … Continue reading

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Chinese seafood/buffet restaurant in Warsaw

Shares a building with Roma, another Italian place, down the street from Anna’s. Wow. For the price, we had our fill of good food, especially shrimp. For another ten bucks, you can get snow crab legs in the buffet, but … Continue reading

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Anna’s Italian in Warsaw

Shrimp scampi for me and lasagna for Gary. Don’t get your hopes up. Tiramisu left much to be desired. Maybe we’ll try something simpler off the menu next time.

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Uncle Dave’s in Montross

We were on our way to Warsaw, VA, for the District 15 training, and driving down the road on Route 3 (Kings Highway). It’s coming on close to 2:30 pm, and we haven’t eaten since 8 am. Since neither of … Continue reading

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What is the appeal of the yarn shop?

Is it the chance to worship at the altar of self-striping yarn? Mochi? Mini-mochi? Chunky? Bernat? Berrocco? And it’s not just the LYS, it’s the Michael’s,Hobby Lobby,AC Moore, Jo-ann’s, Wal-Mart. Carodan Farms, Uniquities, Yarn Cloud, Nature’s Yarn, Knitting Sisters, Yarn … Continue reading

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Harry Potter, finally.

Okay, I finally did it. I started reading the Harry Potter books. Only took me how many years? Stephanie tried to introduce me to the first book, but I just wasn’t ready then. So what changed my mind–and yes, I … Continue reading

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Pretzels at Applebee’s

Yes, a new appetizer at Applebee’s. We checked out the location at FairLakes, and ordered this as an appetizer. Wow. Two long “fried” soft pretzels and a cheese sauce for dipping. The cheese sauce was fantastic, the only thing I … Continue reading

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Burgers and concrete…

Yes, you read right. Steakburgers and frozen custard treats called concretes. Freddy’s on Lee Highway is worth a stop for sure. This Kansas-based chain took over the old KFC building near the Outback Steakhouse, and we decided to stop there … Continue reading

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Why is it so hard to pray?

That was going to be my New Year’s resolution, I was doing so well last year, and I even started a daily Bible reading schedule. It lasted until June, and then it just went by the wayside. I could blame … Continue reading

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