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Who Wants to Feel at Home When They are Abroad?

I dislike feeling at home when I’m abroad, George Bernard Shaw

These words of George Bernard Shaw are in the opening scene of Widowers’ Houses, his first play to be staged in 1892.  427 more words


Three Years Later

Our boat accident happened three years ago this Memorial Day weekend.  I am finally able to tell this story without getting emotional but my heart still races every time I put myself back in the water of that story. 693 more words


Kelly Still Has Her Maiden Name

Kelly has been married for 18 years, but still, her name in my phone and in my google contacts has her maiden name. I am not in denial that she has an awesome husband and two beautiful kids, it’s just that I have known her for so long that she was plugged into my phone before my mind realized that her last name changed. 176 more words


Phoenix Zoo: May 2019

We have been back from our world cruise for two weeks. I have filtered through about twelve feet of mail and now have six months of magazines to read. 274 more words


Tip Toe Through the Tulips

“I feel like a little girl,” my mom smiled as she walked down a
dirt path flanked by rows and rows of budding tulips. She knelt down to gently… 468 more words

2019 Check-in! New Dreams!

We’re almost halfway through 2019 and I was looking back through my old blogs from the beginning of the year. I guess I wanted to revisit those posts to see what my goals were at the beginning of the year, and see how well I’m keeping up with them. 1,004 more words

Life & Times

¿Qué hacer gratis en Melbourne?

¿Vas a pasar unos días en Melbourne pero con el presupuesto ajustado porque ya te lo has gastado todo en billetes de avión? no te preocupes, la ciudad tiene muchísimas cosas que hacer sin rascar mucho el bolsillo. 2,739 more words