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Huntington Beach State Park… Day 2


Tuesday, 10/29/2013

Huntington Beach State Park

Murrells Inlet, SC



After making a grocery run today we headed to the beach for some relax time.  Laurie, Dee, and Selene were already there enjoying the afternoon.
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What a beautiful day!
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We sat for a while and enjoyed the wonderful views.  Soon it was time to head back to prepare for the evening activities.

First we had a “swap meet.”
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George was our “swaptioneer” and did an excellent job!
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Everyone watched with great anticipation…
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but there weren’t too many “swappers.”  It seems we all had the same mindset that fulltimers have of “how much does it weigh?….where are we going to store it?….am I ever going to use it?” and so many items went unwanted.  Howard did take the air pump to replace his old, used up unit…
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and a couple other people also claimed some “treasures.”  Some of these books…
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and the Good Sam Travel Guide have become fire starting material!

After the “swap meet” we had a weenie roast!
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Neil and Nancy brought pepperoni to roast on the fire…  Howard decided to give it a try.
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We finished off the meal with a few deserts!
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The rest of the evening was spent around the campfire…
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visiting and just enjoying our time together.

Another great day at Huntington Beach!
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10 comments:

  1. What a calm ocean! Good friends and good times...you just can't get any better than that.

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  2. I just love this. I couldn't be there...sob sob but I get to read 4 different accounts of what is gong on. Great job of swap meet coverage Mike. The best so far!! I would love to have heard George trying to sell them. Books as firestarter oh my. I would have taken them and put them in the next campground book swap. Sure am envying you the weather there at the beach. Great post!!

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  3. T'was a wonderful day for us, but not so much for the weenies... ;c)

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  4. Seems a common thread here...food, food, and more food :)

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  5. Seems like you all are having a great time, Dave has been doing pepperoni over the fire since this past summer, give me s'mores instead any day. Enjoy the rest of your week.

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  6. You all sure are eating good! :)

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  7. Never heard of roasted pepperoni over a fire. Is it good? Looks like a beautiful spot in SC

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    1. We didn't try the pepperoni, but those who did said it was crunchy and quite tasty -- almost like a pepperoni chip.

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