My sister is visiting for the weekend so we've been spending some time doing the stuff we like to do. The day started with a ride out to a few junk/antique shops about an hour west. We did a lot of poking around and Jeen was able to pick up a few pieces to match a discontinued dinnerware set she owns. We weren't the only ones poking around the small town of Lucketts- the crowds in a few places were definitely messing with my claustrophobia. By 1:00 pm our stomachs were starting to growl so we headed home for a late lunch at a local Mexican restaurant.
With stomachs full of fajitas we headed home for a little rest before a 7:00pm showing at the recently renovated movie theater down the street. We were able to watch Brooklyn in full recline position while nibbling on popcorn and M & Ms.
Thinking about the day reminds me of a painted sign we saw at one of the stores we visited. It read, "Today is a Good Day."
Yup, it was.
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