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Two Part Trip

We are breaking our sabbatical into two parts. We will begin with a mini road trip and then our longer duration stays.

Right now, the plan is to visit in Huntsville, Alabama. 349 more words

The Process


It has been a long time since I have gotten to this.

So much has been going on.

Just to be very brief, right now, I have renamed our home, Hotel Jordan. 355 more words

The Process

The Oracle on Has Left the Building

Today’s guest post comes from Clyde.

So Dale is on sabbatical, bless him.

Sabbatical is an Old Testament word and concept. In Leviticus God orders that every seventh year the land is to be given a solemn rest. 313 more words

The Baboon Congress

The Flighty Generation

In fairness, the level of travel I’ve been doing this summer is out of the ordinary. Normally, I only go home to visit The Mom. Well, sometimes I’ll fit in a cheeky weekend in Barcelona to go visit one of my best friends, oh and of course the annual Scotland visit to see old mates, but other than that I usually stay put. 860 more words



It didn’t seem like I’ve been away so long til I just added up the time.  My, how it has flown.  I suppose, perhaps, that is natural as we get closer and closer to the… 304 more words


Me + Wanaka = Not to Be

After months on the road, I was bound to hit a snag.  Things couldn’t go my way all the time, I knew that.  But even with that knowledge I still secretly hoped that it would.   654 more words


Europe Takeover Part Duex

I work at a place that has a nice benefit, every 7 years of service you are allowed to take a two month sabbatical. Six years ago the family and I took off for 3 weeks in Europe and the Mediterranean Sea via a cruise ship. 159 more words