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Monday 27th April- Annecy

Heavy rain during the night thankfully gave way to clearer skies during the night for our drive to Annecy. Jane did her best and took us along some very tiny roads. 263 more words


South Atlantic Ocean >>> North Atlantic Ocean (Apr. 11-14)

What a glorious weekend we had during our first vist to a beach in Brazil! The Machado’s were kind enough to invite us along with some of the family, and it was truly one of the most secluded beaches that either of us had ever visited. 254 more words

Daily Life

Life is Full of Surprises

Today I took a train from Milan, Italy to Geneva, Switzerland where I was to rendezvous with my host family on their way to the grandparent’s house in the alps. 1,029 more words


1967 - The Ranch at California Hot Springs

1967 – The Ranch at California Hot Springs
(Memories of mountain life…)

When I first saw the foothill area of that ranch I was mesmerized by its beauty. 2,246 more words

Slip Slidin' Away

Snow Day Post!

The kids are now back in South Carolina, all charged up and excited about the semester.
The trip down was exhausting. I discovered that my Honda Civic, Cracklin’ Rosie, hydroplanes on mountain roads with alarming regularity. 535 more words

Life after the Reality Hotel (just when I thought it was over)

One summer when Blake and I were still married, we visited my Nanny on her hilly farm in the Eastern Townships of Quebec. Hay season is late there and the fields get only one crop. 671 more words