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February 16 – Still Not Missing the Northern Weather!

We are staying so busy … seven days a week it seems … we marvel at how we ever had tme to work. Last Sunday back to RC sailing races which I continue to love … and thanks to Canadian … Continue reading

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February 9 – Another Week in Paradise

A lot of retired "seniors" joke that they have no idea how they had time to work.  Actaully, we can increasingly relate to that mentality … especially since the weather has taken a turn for the better (back home in … Continue reading

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February 4 – A Week of Cool Temperatures

This past week has seen morning temperatures in the low 40os … until yesterday, not climbing to more than the low to mid 60os.  However, our family and friends back home have shown ZERO sympathy.  Wonder why? The best news … Continue reading

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January 26 – Our First Three Weeks in Sarasota

First,since arriving in Sarasota, the weather has varied from a few cloudless sunny days with temperatures topping out in the low 80os … to quite a few cool (as low as the mid-40os) and overcast mornings.  When we watch the … Continue reading

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January 5 – Arriving in Sarasota

Today was the first time we've had clear sunny skies since before leaving home. Our route took us along a short stretch of I-95, then I-295 Wildlife warnings and the first real winds we've experienced to I-10 West and finally … Continue reading

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January 4 – Florida At Last

When traveling in our motorhome, we always keep a close eye on the weather.  Thus, we knew a farily strong front was due to push through the I-95 corridor today.  After checking the projected timing of it hitting Hardeeville, where … Continue reading

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January 3 – Hardeeville, South Carolina

We spent an extra day in Wade giving Debbie additional time to recouperate.  While cooler than on New Years Day, the weather was still much improved over that back home.  I even played another round of miniature golf. As Debbie's … Continue reading

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January 1 – Debbie is Recovering

H a p p y      2 0 1 9 Yesterday, Debbie became one of eight (this select group also including Jason, Jake, Krista, Sean, Meg, Will and Calleigh) of our fifteen family members who were together at Nancy's this past … Continue reading

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December 31 – Ashland, VA to Wade (Fayetteville), NC

We woke early and immediately checked the weather.  The huge swath of rain which caused our day-early departure yesterday was headed toward Richmond and parts of the I-95 corridor south toward the North Carolina state line, although Debbie had had … Continue reading

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December 30 – Heading South Toward Warmer Weather … Again

We were fortunate to spend a wonderful Christmas week at Nancy's in Bedford, New Hampshire; where Doug and Scott and their families were able to join us. Back row (l to r)  Debbie, Dick, Scott, Doug, Ben (20 – Doug's … Continue reading

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