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May 10 – Going Home

After a little more than four months, we we're headed home today … generally, however, the most arduous of any trip when having to pass through Washington, DC, Baltimore, Wilmington and Philadlephia!  Aside from the unpredictible traffic (generally heavy just … Continue reading

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May 8 – Visiting with Chip and Debby

This afternoon we viisted with with my cousin Chip … who recently retired after 35 years with FreddiMac … and his wife, Debby, at their beautiful, now full time, home on Lake Anna. They've reently purchased a Winnebago motorhome and … Continue reading

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May 4 – 7 – Working Our Way North

Not certain we've mentioned it before, but based on the prevalence of their use, we've come to the conclusion that across much of the country … and in Florida in particular … directional signals for changing lanes or making turns … Continue reading

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May 1-2 – Our “Really” Last Day in Sarasota and Trip to Tallahassee

I was up and on the road to Sunset Jeep's Service Department bright and early on Monday morning … to make certain I could get them to address the problem with not being able to disengage our Jeep's transmisson for … Continue reading

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April 25-30 – Our Final Days in Sarasota

Several days ago, it began to dawn on us that our escape to Sarasota was quickly drawing to a close.  Debbie and Sharon joined Tom and I for lunch at the Mission Valley Golf Club before we headed out for … Continue reading

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April 15 – 23 – Sarasota Water Ski Show

Over this past week, our campground has seen an ever increasing number of open sites as more and more snowbirds begin their homeward treks.  And, best friends Ken & Cheryl left last Thursday.  Meanwhile, I've continued to punish several local … Continue reading

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April 9 – 14 – Visiting Doug and Ben (Vero Beach) – Scott and Family (Ft Myers Beach)

This past week provided us a chance to see both of our sons who were here in Florida. Our grandson, Ben's, high school basebal team traveled to Dodgertown (the former Brooklyn and Los Angeles Dodger's spring training facility)  to play … Continue reading

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April 7 – 8, 2017 – Debbie’s Friends

Two of Debie's closest friend came to Sarasota on Friday where she spent a couple of "girl's days" with them on Lido Key.  Saturday night I joined them for dinner at the Crab and Fin Restaurant on St Armand's Circle.

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March 28 thru April 6, 2017 – David’s Funeral

A 3-day trip to Phoenix earlier this week for Debbie's brother's, David Louis, funeral was a time of mixed emotions.  On the one hand, it was a sad time for the family as they said, "Goodbye" to David.  Still it … Continue reading

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March 27 – The Passing of Debbie’s Brother David

Sadly, Debbie's brother David passed away last evening in Phoenix after a serious illness. Our thoughts are with David's children, Todd & Stephanie, Brett & Molly and Lisa and Greg as well as with his thirteen grandchildren. David, thanks for … Continue reading

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