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Spring is a Tease!

I have never really liked spring. Spring is a tease. It plays with you, tricks you and gives you false… read more Spring is a Tease!

Posted in Sisters Travel Adventures Travel Essay

Birthday Trip: Carnival Miracle & Sonoma

I realized as I was going over the blog updating pictures and adding some pictures about my sister’s whirlwind visit… read more Birthday Trip: Carnival Miracle & Sonoma

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New Years Day on Topsail

Some pictures of New Years 2018 Celebrating New Year’s Eve at Swindgebridge Beer & Wine Celebrating at Daddy Mac’s New… read more New Years Day on Topsail

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Epic Cruise Adventure Highlights

For those of you who don’t want to read the full feature articles on our Epic Cruise Adventure – Here… read more Epic Cruise Adventure Highlights

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Epic Cruise Adventure: Transatlantic

Barcelona, Spain For most of the passengers this is the end of the cruise. Another cruise begins this afternoon. New… read more Epic Cruise Adventure: Transatlantic

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Epic Journey: Mediterranean Cruise

Ports too many Ports. What day is this and where are we today? Every day merged into the next. I… read more Epic Journey: Mediterranean Cruise

Posted in Personal Essay Todays Thoughts

I got it! I think Almost.

I started writing this morning working on a piece about  how I came to love the beach, travel and cruising… read more I got it! I think Almost.

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Island Life as I Know it is Slipping Away Day by Day….

The island life as I have known it is slipping away day by day. I watch the pilings and progress on… read more Island Life as I Know it is Slipping Away Day by Day….

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Misadventure to Our Epic Journey

British Airways Flight 632 London to Athens, Cancelled.

We wake on the morning of our Epic Cruise Adventure to find out that our connecting flight to Athens is cancelled! All flights in and out of Greece have been cancelled.

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Restlessness in Homeport

Restlessness has set in even with a major move this summer to a new homeport that is closer to the sea and to my being. Seeing her everyday has given me solace. Yet I have sat looking out over the Atlantic Ocean every morning sipping tea and dreaming of being out there upon her charting new courses and discovering new ports of call.