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Beneath the Spanish Moss

The steamy waters of Bon Secour Bay were still this morning. The chugging shrimp boats were calm and silent at their moorings. The fish markets normally bustling and clanging with activity were dark and closed. 148 more words

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Hometown

We have returned to our sweet hometown along the Gulf Coast. There is still a bit to do before moving back into our house but we are enjoying being here. 469 more words

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4th of July

It was wonderful to be back home for the 4th of July festivities.  Americans celebrate their nation’s birthday by bedecking everything and “everyone” in red, white and blue.   108 more words

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Beautiful Birmingham

I am always amazed when I find city names in a place like England that we have sister cities of in the US.   Names that I thought were strictly US names I have come to realize are not very original at all. 383 more words

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American flags, cousin hugs and puppy kisses

The past 48 hours have been an absolute whirlwind. Packing our belongings, cleaning the rental house, getting everyone to the airport and “sorted” made for a crazy last few days in Durham. 776 more words

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Headed Home

The past few days have been a whirlwind of goodbyes, packing and cleaning.  Today was our last day to sort our four lives back down in to 8 suitcases and 4 rolling carry ons.   442 more words

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Out in the sunshine

About a month ago Rob and I sat down with the kids around the dinner table and talked about the things that we still wanted to see and do during our time left in Durham.   151 more words

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