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Fits It Ships

This is it, if it fits – it ships. I physically can’t fit the ocean, the sunset or a waterfall from Guam …

Bom Dia

Bom Dia from Macau! Isn’t the Lady Buddha statue beautiful up above. It is named Kun Iam Statue, also known as the …

Double Dipping

Have you ever loved something so much you don’t want to let it go? That’s how I feel about living life in …

Crocodile Rock

A furious ocean. Rocks that plunge into the sea. A furious ocean. Limestone caves. A furious ocean. Wind, wind and more wind. …

Sandy Dreams

Where can you find the largest sand sculpture event in the world? Is it in Hawaii?  Or in Australia? How about in …

Hang Loose

What do we want to do with only a few weekends left in Portugal? Well, for us, this past weekend we just …

Be Like You

Be like you, like what you are, choices are unlimited when you believe you’re a star. One human being who has inspired …

Sip and Go

Like Champagne comes from France, Port wine is produced only in the Douro Valley region of Portugal and was named after the …

Milestones

If you’re looking for an alternative place to celebrate a milestone in your life or you enjoy adventure off the beaten path, …

Fertile Myrtle

I may not be a fertile myrtle but I know of a town that can boast that they have the most fertile …

Great Outdoors

What do you like to do to refresh? For me it is being in nature. I absolutely love the different geographical landscapes …

Alice is Where?

Sintra, Portugal is a place filled with wonder. A truly magical place, that sits at the base of the Sintra Mountains.

Let It Snow, No….

The weather outside is frightful, without A/C it is not delightful and without it I must let go; I’m saying let it …

Rolling Stone

Wanna visit a village made out of stone? Monsanto, Portugal has traces of man back to the Stone Age, which is linked …

Sidewalk Ends

Where the sidewalk ends and the road begins….George Strait was playing in my head as we glide on asphalt into a place …

Hollywood in Portugal

Bond, James Bond…. Forty something years ago a scene from the 1969 movie, On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, starring George Lazenby as …

Itsy-Bitsy

Do you ever feel like a little spider living in an itsy bitsy world? Today is not a rainy day and I …

Weeds

Have you ever heard of the term, being stuck in the weeds? For some reason a song called Little Boxes by Malvina …

Adeus La Paloma

Stuff and more stuff fill up this home. We pack up and then unload. It actually looks like we have more stuff …

Mini Figured Out

With a to do list as long as the Great Wall of China floating around in my head, it’s kind of given …

To the Rescue

Yesterday afternoon when my son returned from school we headed to the Guincho shoreline that is located only a few minutes from …

We Be Junkin

From a new bed to glassware, this girl has been channeling her inner Junk Gypsy the last few weeks. Speaking of Junk …

Project Weekday

Finding a creative outlet is necessary, especially for the folk who operate mainly from the right side of the brain.  You can …

VBS

 Back in the day when I was a young-in, living in Oklahoma, my siblings and I were shuttled off to multiple VBS …