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Let the packing begin

Written on November 16, 2016 I waited until November 1 to start packing.  We have a lot of pictures…..  Everything is going into suitcases or totes and being hauled up to John and Richard’s, stored in their garage until we leave in December. Now on the 16th, I feel like we are in good shape. …

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Happy Halloween!

One of my favorite days of the year.  It is catching on here more and more.  This year for the first time, in the Esselunga, I saw candy packaged for Halloween, right beside costumes!  And Lidl has a big Halloween offering too. I should make an effort to get a pumpkin since I will be …

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Happy Birthday Josie

The last Sunday in August, we were at Grace’s house to celebrate her Momma’s birthday, 101!!!!!! We enjoyed a wonderful meal, including Grace’s great home made pasta. The birthday girl seemed a little skeptical of the wine. She decided to give it a try Hmmmmm Ohhh, it’s fizzy Maybe some more…. With Grace And many …

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The right way to travel

A few days ago at Schipol Airport in Amsterdam. Think we will try to pass that way again.

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We haven’t disappeared

I know it seemed that way. Both Ben and I have been sick. Just colds but they seemed to suck the life out of us. But we are slowly getting back to normal. So scroll down for a post about the great library that we finally made it to in early December. I’ll be catching …

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Oh my, look at all these posts

Well, don’t get too excited. It seems that we will have limited internet access for an undetermined period of time. So I gave you everything I have written. I’ll be back. Eventually.

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Ready to try a year in Italy?

Long story, we are still moving to a nearby place, (details will follow later) but the owners of the farm are now not coming back as planned. So our great farm house will be for rent. It is a very easy way to try out life here in Italy, fully furnished, utilities remain in their …

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A Flurry pf Posts

All of a sudden we had a really fast internet connection, hence a flurry of posts some of which are older but this will be all for a few days. Enjoy and think about visiting. The snow should be gone by June.

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Our Internet problems

We continue to have them. They might continue until March. Given today’s weather that is a real possibility. Meanwhile I still have a backlog of posts that I have not published which every now and then I manage to publish. So sorry if it disturbs anyone’s chi when I post about Fall in January. Eventually …

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Look I had an internet connection

That’s why there are so many posts. I mean who knows when it will return. Happy New Year everyone.

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