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Farewell to Christmas, and Onward Through 2018!

Farewell to Christmas, and Onward Through 2018!

Happy New Year 2018, once again!  The year so far has been off to a slow (and COLD) start.  After having a wonderful time at the Hyatt by Disney World, we had a few days at home to relax before…

Happy Thanksgiving 2017!

Happy Thanksgiving 2017!

It’s Thanksgiving (as always) I’m celebrating with the family in Roanoke, VA. It’s a bit bittersweet this year unfortunately as both of my parents are in the nearby rehab center due to falls they had recently. My brother Andy and…

Weekend in Roanoke visiting Family

Weekend in Roanoke visiting Family

On Friday afternoon I finished up my work-week in Chicago, and flew nonstop to Roanoke on a United Express jet.  It was a nice flight, and quick too at just under two hours.  So quick in fact we arrived 25…

July 4th weekend in Mendoza

July 4th weekend in Mendoza

Once again, I’m interrupting the Africa blog to update our latest travel adventures. I’ve been very busy with work trips since I’ve been back from South Africa, and we are already on to our next holiday.  I’ve started the last…

Visiting family in Virginia

Visiting family in Virginia

This week I worked ‘home office’ but from Roanoke, VA, where I was visiting and assisting my parents.  Steve (DOS) and I stayed at my brother Andy and his parter Art’s house, which is just 5 houses up the street…

March weekend in the Star City

March weekend in the Star City

We spend a nice Spring weekend in Roanoke, Virginia, visiting my parents and brother and his partner.  My parents are 84 years old, and recently moved into a new home up the street from my brother Andy.  We wanted to…

5 Star Lunch and tasting at VIK Winery

5 Star Lunch and tasting at VIK Winery

This afternoon was the conclusion of our three day private Chilean Wine tour we took with Uncorked Wine Tours.  As I wrote in the last few posts, Jose has been a wonderful host as he’s taken us to several of…