July 31, 2008
Dadlak's posts from July 2008
July 30, 2008
July 30 is my wonderful wife Kay's birthday. Now that the Scrabble tournament is over, we'll get together on Thursday. Happy Birthday, sweetheart!
July 29, 2008
No Scrabble pictures yet - just a request to keep my dear sister-in-law in your thoughts and prayers as she undergoes lung surgery today. I'm headed from…
July 28, 2008
Day Three of the National Scrabble Championship found me once again the back row of Division 2. The down-and-up day included one gift win and three losses in…
July 27, 2008
This was Day Two of the National Scrabble Championship. After a miserable 1-6 record on Day One, I managed to go 3-4 on Day Two, not great, but an improvement.
July 26, 2008
These shots are from registration and the first morning's play at the National Scrabble Championship in Orlando, FL. Follow my progress or lack thereof online…
July 24, 2008
Days 46 and 47 were so quiet as to inspire no pictures (unless you'd like to see pharmacies), but on Thursday we took a day trip to Sanibel Island to check out…
July 21, 2008
I rested all day for another Karaoke session at my new favorite bar, O'Shucks Pub and Billiards on Orlando's International Drive, where I sang an eclectic…
July 20, 2008
My mom and I went into downtown Orlando for services at the Unitarian Church of Orlando. It's always nice to meet and worship with other UUs.
July 19, 2008
After a relaxing day of napping and watching golf and baseball on TV, I ventured out into the neighborhood for an evening walk and saw some interesting flora…
July 18, 2008
On the last day of our sixth week together, our travelling party split up as Kay, Kallie and Erin headed back to Baton Rouge (with Erin being dropped off in…
July 17, 2008
I ran a few unphotographable errands during the day (oil change, haircut). After dinner we went to Ghirardelli Chocolates in Downtown Disney for ice cream.
July 16, 2008
We settled in for a day of relaxation at my parents' house in Orlando. Doing nothing included taking almost no pictures.
July 15, 2008
We drove from Savannah to Orlando, stopping in St. Augustine, FL for lunch and a little sightseeing along the way. St. Augustine is the oldest city in the U.S.…
July 14, 2008
We took the trolley tour of Savannah on a hot and humid day, then went back into town during the evening for dinner and entertainment.
July 13, 2008
We drove from Myrtle Beach to Savannah via the small South Carolina town of Orangeburg, where I lived and worked during most of the '80s.
July 12, 2008
We spent the day around our hotel and at the beach. It's a beautiful place as long as you look out toward the water.
July 11, 2008
Friday afternoon we pulled into Myrtle Beach, SC, our home for the next 42 hours. With its collection of minigolf courses and go-kart tracks, and such…
July 10, 2008
After a day of rest in Pennsylvania we got back on the road on Thursday–back to Virginia to pick up the baseball cap I left there in June and to visit our…
July 09, 2008
I took the day off at my sister's house in PA. I took only one new picture while running an errand. The rest of these are some of my “best of the rest” from…