Tag Archives: vacation

Taking a Break from Writing and Blogging!

After completing five books this year and also working on two more at the same time, that are yet to be published, has been a tiring project. It’s time to take a deep breath and get some much-needed time off. … Continue reading

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There is No Place Like Home!

THERE IS NO PLACE LIKE HOME! Now that we are back home it has been an adjustment due to the time changes, food, environment, elevation, etc. We are still trying to get into a regular schedule of sleeping and eating. … Continue reading

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Memories of Aruba!

We have had such a wonderful time in Aruba this year. We were fortunate enough to get three weeks there. Our last night was a special time for all. Here are the friends we met many years ago and continue … Continue reading

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Week Two in Beautiful Aruba!

Week two in Aruba – we are now on the 9th floor. The view just keeps getting better. We are no longer on the sunset side. We face the pools and pool bar and restaurant. It’s still lovely! Here are … Continue reading

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Beautiful Aruba – One Happy Island!

There is nowhere else in this world that I have visited where I have felt more relaxed and refreshed than on the beautiful island 🌴 of Aruba. The weather is hot 85-95 all year round but with tropical breezes that cool … Continue reading

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Wonderful Trip to Sicily!

Beautiful Sicily! Buon Giorno! Buon Sera! Buona Notte! Well, I am finally home and back to blogging, email, writing and all the rest of the stuff that I do daily. I enjoyed the time away and the welcome break to … Continue reading

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On Vacation until November 5th!

Hi Everyone! I am currently on vacation until November 5, 2016. I will do a post when I get back and share some of my photos of where I have been. It has been a busy year for me and … Continue reading

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Greetings from Beautiful Aruba – Fun in the Sun and Surf!

GREETINGS FROM SUNNY ARUBA – ONE HAPPY ISLAND!   In front of our timeshare and all over the island cacti are everywhere. Ara, aka The Shell Lady, vacations here for 12 weeks and keeps busy finding shells and creating these … Continue reading

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A Trip to Beautiful Marginal Way in Ogunquit Maine!

My husband and I recently spent three days and two nights in Ogunquit Maine! It is such a beautiful place to vacation with its quaintness and lovely little shops and restaurants. I wrote a poem back in 2009 which I … Continue reading

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Trip to Disney World 2015!

Cinderella’s Castle Hi everyone! Sorry I haven’t posted in over a week. I was vacationing in Disney World, Florida.  It is a magical place especially for little children. My husband and I went with my daughter and her husband, step-daughter, and my … Continue reading

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