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Monday, October 16, 2017      14 comments

When we upsized back to a house from our condo with a pool, which I loved, part of the deal was that we would get a hot tub. Took a while but here we go: ... Read more
Thursday, October 12, 2017      17 comments

My dear man and I have built the base for our new hot tub, to be delivered on Monday. Didn’t we do a good job? . We also had to create a landing at ... Read more
Oh, my...looking at the big, please!?!
Monday, October 09, 2017      21 comments

I was looking to freshen up my SP page... scrolled down and all around and found a summary of my weight loss journey. If I hadn’t seen it in my own eyes, on my own page, in my own writing, I wouldn’t have believed it. ... Read more
Another update
Wednesday, September 13, 2017      12 comments

Things are slowly coming along on Anguilla in recovering from the devastating hurricane Irma. The Brits finally arrived, six days later! with some men and equipment to start rebuilding, although still no relief supplies for the people since th... Read more
Anguilla-Irma update
Monday, September 11, 2017      12 comments

My beloved Caribbean island of Anguilla has suffered catastrophic damage from Irma. Anguilla is 10 miles across the sea from St. Martin, which has been all over the news for the devastation there. Thousands of people live on these two island... Read more
My heart aches...
Tuesday, September 05, 2017      19 comments

Hurricane Irma, category 5, the strongest hurricane ever recorded, is heading almost directly to the beautiful island of Anguilla, where I have spent many happy times for over 20 years. 😓 In fact, we just sold our second home there, Jasmin... Read more
Monarch butterfly time!
Friday, September 01, 2017      14 comments

Every year my grandkids and I search for milkweed and look for little caterpillars to bring home to observe for a few weeks as they go through their life cycle into adult Monarch butterflies. ... Read more
Need a smile?
Monday, August 28, 2017      19 comments

Here is Miss Pearl at the beach. ... Read more
Saturday, August 26, 2017      22 comments

Then (we were teenagers): And now, 49 years later: ... Read more
William Jack
Friday, August 18, 2017      15 comments

Let us not neglect my sweet William...a smart, funny and quiet boy who loves his Papa to the moon and loves me well enough.❤️ He doesn't get as much attention as he should because Lucy has always been in charge of the world and Miss Pearl is .... Read more
Lucy and her gang
Wednesday, August 09, 2017      17 comments

My oldest granddaughter, Lucy, rocked our world when she was born 8 years ago. Then she was followed by William the next year, and Pearl a few years later. Quite the motley crew...all smart and beautiful and funny and, oh, my, so energetic! ... Read more
Lesson learned and relearned
Saturday, August 05, 2017      22 comments

First of all, my dear man and I had a wonderful much-needed vacation this past week on the beautiful island of Anguilla which we have been visiting for well over 20 years and love it so much we even built a home there in 2003 (sold last year). ... Read more
Happy me
Saturday, July 29, 2017      19 comments

I am learning how to take a panoramique photo. Can you see the difference? It comes in handy sometimes. So, breakfast, beach, swim, lunch, bea... Read more
We made it!
Thursday, July 27, 2017      19 comments

Well, it's no Jasmine Villa but this is fine and dandy! This is Carimar...a small property right on the beach where our travels to Anguilla began ... Read more
Miami sunset
Wednesday, July 26, 2017      21 comments

Had a pretty easy travel day yesterday.... Good thing as my dear man's back is not well and last week we were not sure we would be able to take this vacation at all. We took the train to Boston then flew to Miami. We pack very lightly and ... Read more

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