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Rooftop Pools

Pools are always wonderful, but somehow rooftop pools seem divinely decadent. This one in Panama was one of my favorite places to hang out with with my colleagues/friends.

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Washroom Signs

One of the things I love most about traveling is learning how people do things differently from what I’m used to. This year I had a couple of interesting finds in washrooms. Funny thing — I know at least two people who take pics of washrooms. Apparently it’s a things to note the different decor. […]

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Luke and Jessica’s Wedding

Luke was approximately a year old when my fiancé and I had the opportunity to babysit him (my fiancé‘s nephew). Little did I know at that time that the tiny baby I had in my arms would be celebrating his own walk down the aisle a little more than 25 years later. Yet somehow there […]

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On the Road Again

Northern NY, Connecticut, northern NY, West Virginia, northern NY  (with relatives visiting) then western NY. Those were our past two weeks. Very fun and very full. And I fully intended to write, but somehow when I finished my work each day, I was packing, unpacking or just plain ol’ hesitant to crack a computer. I’m […]

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2017 Summer Utah Family travel vacation

The Best Laid Plans

Really long post about our Utah adventure with lots of pics starting at the Enjoying the Trip for Real section below (click that link if you want to jump straight to that section). We had a good plan. A great plan, I dare confess. But you know what they say:   The best-laid plans of mice and […]

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Why we Stayed in Lisbon for a Month

I blame our month-long stay in Lisbon on the fact that I have a cousin in Denmark (how fun is that to say?). The original intent of the trip was a 1.5 to 2-week stint. I was going to join my work team in Lisbon for a meetup for a week, and Chris would join me […]

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Our Lisbon Meetup Begins :)

Since I work for a distributed company, I only get to see my coworkers in person twice a year. Last year my team met up in Durham, and this year it’s Lisbon. Another team is here at the same time, and another team will be coming halfway to the week so I get to see […]

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Tourist Tan

Who was walking everywhere, wearing sandals? 😉