A London Weekend

The husband and I both have been to London but we didn't go together so this weekend was our chance to experience London together.  Our plan was to see a few sites in between eating and drinking.   I was in London in June 2017 and just realized I didn't blog the trip so I am … Continue reading A London Weekend

A Quick Nordic Journey

When we knew we were heading to Europe for three years we started a sort of wish list of places we wanted to go.  Fairly high on the list for me was Norway.   Getting there was a full day of flights because I went above the Arctic Circle to Tromsø. Why Norway?  I have a … Continue reading A Quick Nordic Journey

Mid Year Reflection

The first half of the year yays and nays.   Yays: Good travel!  Paestum(*see below), Scotland, America for a wedding and gathering of family, Poland and Slovakia. Marriage is in good shape, still going strong after 15 years. Health has not noticeably deteriorated. Finances are holding strong. Housekeeping has not suffered but I still need … Continue reading Mid Year Reflection

Slovakia via Krakow

This will be a long one.  I normally pick and choose photos but I'm including almost all of the photos I took so my parents will see them.  This post will be about a travel adventure but also a genealogy tracking for me and for my Dad as it's his bloodline. The first year in … Continue reading Slovakia via Krakow

Five Days I Will Likely Never Forget

Even with my failing memory and Nonna status fully setting in, this trip to the states will be one that sinks in.  The following is the drama-free version of the trip. 4:00 am Wednesday we should have been in line at the airport waiting to check in and drop our bags at the counter but … Continue reading Five Days I Will Likely Never Forget