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Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Savannah Bound

Bonjour, Y'all!
We've left cold and very snowy Michigan behind, and headed south to Savannah in our motor home for a little break!
Thank goodness, we pulled out just in time.  The day after we left home, almost a foot and a half of snow fell!
 We're soaking up every last bit of sun while we can:) 
This is our fourth trip to Savannah, we just love the state park here where we're camping.
While the weather is cool for down here, it is a huge improvement from back home in the Midwest!
So we've shed our parkas, scarves, boots and gloves.
 It's subtropical down here, full of beautiful and huge palmettos, palm trees, and lots of moss draped live oaks.
 This is our home away from home!
The sites are large and private and oh so quiet.  I've brought some craft projects along, so I will be a happy camper!
 It's supposed to warm up by the weekend. 
  The campground has some amazing and long hiking trails which we love taking Katie our cocker spaniel on.
 Sorry about the glare in the photo below.  Notice Katie on the dash?  That is one of our favorite perches!
Stop back in a few days, and I'll share some pics of gorgeous and historic downtown Savannah!
For all my friends affected by the winter storms, stay warm, safe and cozy!

15 comments:

Trisha said...

Looks like a great place to be right now! Enjoy your trip!

~Trisha

Felecia Cofield said...

Hi Donna! So glad you can escape the cold and snow for a few days! The campground looks really nice! We need to check that one out soon! Your motor home looks nice and cozy! I love camping at State Parks. They are usually kept nice and clean. Thanks for sharing! Enjoy beautiful Savannah! Tell Paula, hello! Blessings from Bama

Susie said...

Donna, I think I remember you going there last year. Enjoy yourselves. That was almost too close, your leaving time. LOL. I am glad you are somewhere warm. Blessings, xoxo,Susie

Tete said...

Boy, oh boy, its a dog's life for me! I would rather be there and you did get out just in time. So glad you won my give away! I will be sending it out to your home addy soon and it will be there when you get home...if you come back home. LOL

Elizabeth said...

We have not been to Savannah in a few years so looking forward to your posting!We may just have to plan a trip soon !

Joyce Mayer said...

So very sweet of you - yeah - so very sweet of you. But remember, you will be back to winter. (o:

Have lots of fun and enjoy the mild temps.

Hugs

Okio B Designs said...

Wish I was with you! Stick a fork in me; I'm done with winter.

Jeanine

Linda @ A La Carte said...

Nice park and I'm sure its better then deep snow!
hugs,
Linda

Something Nice and Pretty said...

So far no blizzard but still cold with snow! Katie looks like she just love traveling with you both! I've always wanted to visit Savannah!

Twinkle Terrior said...

Katie looks adorable on the dash on her adventure!

Mary@mydogsmygardenandmary said...

So glad that you made it out in time to escape the bad weather. I know all three of you are enjoying that lovely camp site. Bet Katie is glad that her feet aren't so cold from all that snow.
Enjoy yourself's and take in the warmth.
Hugs,
Mary

CelestinaMarie@SouthernDayDreams said...

Hi Donna, WOW what a wonderful spot you have once again. It looks beautiful, peaceful and lots warmer for sure.
Great shot of you and Katie and I love where she perches in the motor home.
Have fun in Savannah and looking forward to those pics.
Enjoy!!
XO

Musings from Kim K. said...

Enjoy every moment on your beautiful southern trip! I can't wait to see more pictures. It was zero degrees when I drove Josie to school this morning!

hazel marec said...

I sure am glad you made it down there safe and sound! It looks just wonderful! Katie sure is one lucky girl! She is so cute on her "navigator's perch".
Enjoy yourself and I hope it gets as warm as you'd like!
Laura, Tessie and Riley

Forever Engaged said...

You're so lucky! I'd love to be somewhere warm right now. Safe travels! ♡