Germany and Untold Tales

Over the past few months I have written a total of 13 posts about our trip last summer to Europe.  Wow!  And yet, there are still stories to be told, pictures to be shared, and a country to cover.  Today I am endeavoring to say it all and wrap it up with a bow.  We…

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Barcelona, The Vibrant City

If I had to describe Barcelona in one word it would be ‘vibrant.’ Barcelona is a city, not only of history, but of colors. It’s built on the ruins of the original Roman city and was home to gifted artists, including Gaudi and Picasso, who changed its landscape in interesting ways. It’s popularity has waxed…

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My Travel Must-Haves

I know, I know.  I said I would blog next week about Barcelona.  I’m still planning to. But, I got an email reminder that next week (July 16-17) is Prime Day(s).  This means that if you are an Amazon Prime member, you are in for some really good deals!  Lucky you! On a related note,…

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Spain, Before Columbus

Spain has been on my list to visit for some time now and last summer we got to spend a whole 5 days there on our sibling Euro Trip. The first time I remembering hearing specifically about southern Spain was in my college sophomore “Spanish Culture & History” class.  Before this class my knowledge of…

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My Maine Lesson

Lately I’ve been trying to learn a little bit about letting go.  Not the full on Disney version, but the real life, adult version, the kind where you say ‘yes’ to things without knowing exactly how they’ll turn out.  So, when some friends invited me on an extended weekend trip to the New England States,…

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