Category Archives: Travel

back in Puerto Vallarta

Quite a few months ago we made plans to visit Puerto Vallarta (PVR), among other places. An opportunity came up with a house sitter for the entire month of February and in to the first week of March. We have … Continue reading

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Chihuly at the Denver Botanic Gardens

Tom and I are in Colorado. On wednesday, 20 August we went to the Denver Botanic Garden where there happens to be large installation of glass art by Chihuly. Really, no words are needed.             … Continue reading

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visiting with the yankees

Once Tom and I stopped living together, and got married, Tom was welcomed with open arms by my family, he was however always, ‘the yankee’, or  even ‘your yankee’, as in and how is your yankee my dear! After the Outer … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday, France 2004

On Facebook a lot of people dig out old photos and post them and call it Throwback Thursday, This is my Throwback Thursday for the blog. Something we did back in 2004, Nearly exactly 10 years ago! ________________________________ We have … Continue reading

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OBX or Bust

After we left our weekend with long time friends sailing the Potomac we headed to the AMTRAK station in Alexandria VA where we were spirited away to Wilson NC where my brother picked us up. This is the waiting room … Continue reading

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A Good Beginning

Whilst visiting family and friends recently we were able to start our trip with very special people. Tom and Gary have been friends since as best we can recollect about 1972.  They share the same birth date, although different birth … Continue reading

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Baltimore, this isn’t my childhood Bawltmore

I grew up in Alexandria Virginia; DC,  old town Alexandria, Baltimore, the Inner Harbor, Georgetown, these were playgrounds for me. we never called it Ball-T-more, and we didn’t call it BawMer, we always said BawlTmr. I recall the old derelict warehouses, … Continue reading

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