Raise your hand if you can identify these large yellow objects seen frequently along the highway!
Yes, quilters, this is the source of your favorite fabric and batting...good old King Cotton, baled up in the fields and covered with what looks like thick protective plastic.
It was a beautiful ride in the full sun. The farther south I went, the more colorful leaves were still on the trees.
Saturday I took my grandchildren to Kalmia Gardens, a lovely nature preserve on the site of a former plantation. It is also the site of my son's first wedding. Here is Lily in the very spot where her parents got married.