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Happy New Year 2018 from Orlando!

Happy New Year 2018 from Orlando!

Happy New Year from the beautiful Hyatt Cypress Creek Resort in Orlando!  Like last year we stayed here for a 3 night ‘stay-cation’ and also had a wonderful time, despite the chilly weather this December and misty New Year’s Day.…

Time out for Hurricane Irma!

Time out for Hurricane Irma!

It’s Wednesday night as I write this, and Steve (DOS) and I are safely back in Florida after a wonderful Labor Day weekend in Mendoza, Argentina. We were on the go quite a bit touring and dining while we were…

Back to the future; wish I were still in the past!

Back to the future; wish I were still in the past!

A quick break from posting about our South Africa trip, to say we’re safely back home now.  I’m still going to continue with my posts after this, but as they take several hours to write and post photos, it will…

Election week in the Steel City

Election week in the Steel City

Finally after a grueling year and a half of endless ads, news spin, debates, mud-slinging, and Saturday Night Live skits, I watched the election unfold and ultimately decided from a suburb of Pittsburgh where I was working this week.  And…

Fall in Philly and flight delay. But bonus Halloween pics!

Fall in Philly and flight delay. But bonus Halloween pics!

This week I am working in the Philadelphia suburbs on business.  It’s Wednesday night and I’m catching up on some emails before I fly home to Orlando in the morning.  This has been a good and quick week for a…

Packing up and heading home from Chile

Packing up and heading home from Chile

On our last day in Chile, we requested (and got) a 4pm late checkout at the Grand Hyatt Santiago, Chile, courtesy of my Hyatt Diamond status – quite a nice perk.  Our flight back to Miami was not until 8:45pm,…