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Click To Use The Amator’s Amazon Affiliate Link! Despite my best intentions and a lovely picture in my head of hopping around the globe with nothing but backpacks and a sense of adventure, not having a local “home” is rough. That $%^&# is hard work! If Thailand taught me 1 thing, it was that we […]Continue reading
“Ouch! Direct hit! Nailed me in the arm!” Me to Evie. We were in a game of dodgeball-lite, using little green apples we found on the beach. Me to Scott, “Incoming on your 8!” He narrowly avoided a lobbed apple from Jack. The beach is a 5-minute walk for our little rental in Holetown Barbados. […]Continue reading
While listening to Bill play live piano music in an old world lounge in the Bluenose Inn in Bar Harbor on a cliff overlooking the Atlantic, I have certain expectations for how the kids will comport themselves. I’m normally very liberal with how they go about exploring their world (read: Grandmom suffers regular mini heart […]Continue reading
After packing his parachute, he and some of his friends made his way over to the crowd. The Golden Knights had just opened the 2018 Great New England Air Show by flying the flag during the national anthem followed by an impressive group jump. He must have been mid to late 20s, dark hair, strong jaw, nice grin. […]Continue reading
Scott to me, “Are you sure? Sometimes you think things are… you know… a great idea but then… you know… So all I’m asking is, are you sure?” With enthusiasm, “Yes. Yes, I’m sure. This is going to be epic. Trust me.” We kissed the kids good night, made sure the (well vetted, properly trained […]Continue reading