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Disney World weekend with Jane and Jess from Australia.
Disney World weekend with Jane and Jess from Australia.

Disney World weekend with Jane and Jess from Australia.

Steve (DOS) and I spent an enjoyable Cinco de Mayo Weekend at Disney World with our friends Jane and Jess visiting from Australia. I had met Jane (the mother) on a cruise in Australia nearly 20 years ago, and more…

Spring forward 2019!
Spring forward 2019!

Spring forward 2019!

I’ve gotten way behind in blogging lately as this year has been so busy. I last left off on our snowmobiling adventure in Lapland, Finland, which was way back in early February. I still have to finish the posts for…

Post Birthday follow-up posts
Post Birthday follow-up posts

Post Birthday follow-up posts

Wow – it’s been a great birthday and busy August for me (us)!  While my birthday is August 2nd, Steve (DOS), true to style, drags it out for a couple weeks if not longer.  We’ve had some great dinners and…

EPCOT Flower and Garden Festival and Disney Springs Weekend
EPCOT Flower and Garden Festival and Disney Springs Weekend

EPCOT Flower and Garden Festival and Disney Springs Weekend

Now that Spring is in the air, that means it’s time for the EPCOT Flower and Garden Festival. We had some friends visiting from out of town, so we stayed at the Hilton Lake Buena Vista Palace on Saturday night…

Happy New Year 2018 from Orlando!
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.…

Catching up with posting, and Columbus Day week Trip to Beijing
Catching up with posting, and Columbus Day week Trip to Beijing

Catching up with posting, and Columbus Day week Trip to Beijing

Wow – it’s Oct 5th and we’re sitting in the Orlando Admiral’s Club waiting for our 7:15pm flight to Charlotte. From Charlotte we are flying on to Toronto, Canada where we are spending one night, before continuing our journey to…

Birthday week: Steve UNO turns 55!
Birthday week: Steve UNO turns 55!

Birthday week: Steve UNO turns 55!

  Well, I turned the double nickel this week; another year older and another birthday out of town for work. I actually had a very good week away as I worked in rural Central Pennsylvania, not far from the Pennsylvania…

Saturday stay-cation in Orlando
Saturday stay-cation in Orlando

Saturday stay-cation in Orlando

After a busy week of work at home, DOS and I stayed at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress in Orlando on Saturday night, literally adjacent and overlooking Walt DisneyWorld.  We’ve stayed here several times for mini stay-cations, (last staying here…

DOS’s Food and Wine birthday weekend at Disney
DOS’s Food and Wine birthday weekend at Disney

DOS’s Food and Wine birthday weekend at Disney

Wow – back from Maui on Saturday and on Monday I’m off to Kansas again for another work week.  We were both pretty zombied out from the trip back from Maui, but the week in Kansas went by quick and…

Staycation in Orlando
Staycation in Orlando

Staycation in Orlando

This summer Dos and I have been doing a few mini getaways; basically just overnight or weekend ‘staycations’ close to home.  While I travel most weeks for work and it can be hectic, the weekend getaways are quite relaxing by…