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A lively park for a shady walk along the Saluda river
A lovely park close to downtown Columbia with four hiking and biking trails
A scenic nature walk in downtown Columbia by the river
Beirut’s catastrophic explosion caused utter destruction of life and property
A delicious Sunday dinner when coupled with tabouli and rice.
Hiking this passage in the fall is like stepping into a beautiful painting
Enjoyable, easy 5 mile hike through Fort Jackson in Columbia
Burghul served with grilled lamb, roasted vegetables and tabouli
Two places with beautiful overlooks worth a stop if in the area
A lovely oasis in the heart of Spartanburg
A scenic walk amid the ruins of an old mill and a waterfall
A popular dinner in my household
Will need to come back on a fall day when the mosquitoes are asleep
Presented my book to Loudspeakerslb in Zouk Mikael, Lebanon from the US through Zoom
Waterfall can be seen from the road
This is my favorite upstate farm. I visit every year for a great lunch and to pick persimmons.
A delicious cake for a special celebration
My homegrown basil turns into delicious pesto
Fun time enjoying the beautiful sunflowers in York county
A moderate hike with 1,640 ft elevation gain
A delightful paddle through the swamp
A delicious birthday cake
Musings 100 days since Covid
A beautiful stroll through Greenwood’s vibrant uptown
Delicious vegetarian roasted vegetables
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