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A Basement Dungeon Getaway

Written  in January 2014.

Someday when I retire, I’m going to flee for part of every winter and head to a sandy beach. I’m going to sit and tan my wrinkled skin, feet in the sand amid turquoise waters, a book in one hand and a drink with an tiny umbrella in the other. 1,058 more words


Just Another Day in Paradise

So, as you can see, I’ve returned from my trip to paradise, aka Key West.  While the Northeast was getting hit by another winter weather event… 678 more words

Holiday Hijinks

Sunshine & Sea: My first cruise on the Carnival Triumph

So last week I experienced my first cruise ever. It was awesome to get away from the -35 windchill we experienced in St. Louis awhile ago and sit and soak up 80 degree weather. 911 more words


The Getaway

You know how it is when you try to cheat winter and grab a few days in warmer climes. You stay up late and get up early every day for weeks, to shoehorn in just a… 575 more words

The Past

Hanging out with sharks in Toronto

Needing a quick winter getaway, we packed up the kids and headed for Toronto this past weekend. It was a much-needed escape from the snowy prison we currently inhabit up here by Lake Huron, but full of the usual tension and exhaustion that comes with going anywhere with two young children! 753 more words


Winter Cabin Getaways at Refreshing Mountain

JANUARY 1 – MARCH 31, 2014

Get away from the grind and enjoy the winter in the Amish Country! Stay overnight in a comfortable and spacious cabin at Refreshing Mountain Retreat and Adventure Center and enjoy all that Lancaster County has to offer, including touring the Amish attractions, shopping at the outlets or the local food and entertainment. 340 more words

Refreshing Mountain