C.T. Lowndes & Company Blog: 5_2016
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Friday, May 27, 2016 Memorial Day is always a time to remember those who have given their life so we could live in freedom. There are some old stories from the internet that are worthy of repeating on this Memorial Day. Sometimes we all need a reminder. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 At a glance, the Chihuahuan desert does look barren but up close it is beautiful! Our cactus education was inspiring and began in a cactus greenhouse just outside Fort Davis. The greenhouse housed over 150 types of cacti!! A remarkable sight! READ MORE >>
Wednesday, May 11, 2016Colleton County – Part 1 "We must dare to be great; and we must realize that greatness is the fruit of toil and sacrifice and high courage." - Teddy Roosevelt The drive from Charleston to Walterboro is a peaceful, green drive once you escape the hustle and bustle of the West Ashley area, which now is home to some of the most fantastically awful traffic in the Charleston area. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 A highlight of our Southwest Texas trip was seeing the Rio Grande, from up high, from riverside, and by way of a canoe trip. Not sure what I expected to find but the river is definitely not a formidable barrier on our Southern border! Some facts: The Rio Grande is the 4th longest river in the USA at 1,896 miles. READ MORE >>