Graceland

Enjoying Memphis!

Had a great day, this my first out of the house since I’ve been back in Memphis. I stopped taking my augmentin and was no longer tired or nauseous. Enjoyed 2 of my 3 favorite things in Memphis – Beale Street and Graceland. I met Marcie at Alfred’s on Beale Street for lunch. We [continue reading]

July 11, 2010 // 0 Comments

what to see and where to eat in memphis

Five ‘Must See’ Places in Memphis: 1 – Graceland, Elvis’ beloved home in Memphis. He bought in for his mom in 1957 and lived there until he died 20 years later. You don’t have to be an Elvis fan to appreciate Graceland, proof of the American Dream realized. Besides the [continue reading]

April 25, 2010 // 0 Comments

Elvis Week 2009

My Elvis Week started Sunday August 9th when I saw Blue Hawaii at The Orpheum, which was the first time seeing it on the big screen for me. The next day Monday August 10th I picked up my Elvis Week event tickets at Graceland. Tuesday August 11th I went to the Elvis film festival at Studio on the [continue reading]

August 18, 2009 // 0 Comments

Elvis Week 2008

I had just moved to Memphis for the second time the month before Elvis Week 2008. I am not sure why, but I cannot find any photos from this Elvis Week, so I apologize for the lack of visual stimulation. Also, there wasn’t a lot of detail in my journal – just the highlights. Saturday [continue reading]

August 18, 2008 // 0 Comments

Elvis Week 2007 – the 30th Anniversary

Elvis Week 2007, the 30th Anniversary, was my second Elvis Week, but I feel like it was my first because I went to all of the events and I did the candlelight vigil for the first time – I skipped it on the 25th anniversary in 2002, my first Elvis Week. And I was visiting Memphis (not living [continue reading]

August 18, 2007 // 0 Comments

Elvis Week 2002 – the 25th Anniversary

Elvis Week 2002 – the 25th Anniversary was my first Elvis Week, and I had just moved to Memphis the day before Elvis Week started. This was before social media and digital cameras, so I don’t have any photos or videos to share – but lots of stories. Saturday August 10, 2002  I [continue reading]

August 18, 2002 // 0 Comments