Tag Archives: vacation

North to Alaska!

This post by Gayle M. Irwin My father always enjoyed the Johnny Horton song, North to Alaska (see the YouTube video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JSt0NEESrUA). Starting June 9, that classic country hit became our theme song. My dad, husband, and I started … Continue reading

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Vacation-Dream Spot by Cher’ley

This blog by Cher’ley Grogg What is a vacation-dream spot?  A  husband and wife booked a city bus tour in Athens, Greece. We were told to wait in the hotel lobby at 7 a.m. and hop onto the bus when … Continue reading

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My Favorite Week

  This post is by Joe Stephens       As you read this, there’s a really good chance I’m either in the sky between New Orleans and Baltimore, in the Baltimore airport, or in the air between Baltimore and … Continue reading

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Summer Vacation

This post by Jennifer Flaten Summer is here! Yay, I am so happy. I am not ashamed to admit that I love summer vacation. I love spending time with my kids, yes, but what I really love about summer vacation … Continue reading

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Rome and the…plot twist?

This post is by Nancy Jardine. My recent trip to Rome was educational, visually gobsmacking and also quizzically amusing.  Additionally, the trip made me think about how it equates to the techniques of writing a novel. I wandered the open … Continue reading

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Outer Banks

by Joe Stephens As folks who are part of this blog group may know, I’m currently on vacation at the Outer Banks. Specifically, we’re renting a condo in Southern Shores, which is essentially Kitty Hawk. If you’ve never been here … Continue reading

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Sunlight Basin

By Neva Bodin We spent 8 days in the Rocky Mountains last week in a place called Sunlight Basin. I still carry the wonder of the rock giants that guard the lush valley and burbling mountain creek in my soul. … Continue reading

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Here Comes Summer Vacation

This post by Jennifer Flaten Is it wrong that I am just as excited about summer vacation as my kids? While the thought of how times I will have to referee fights over whose turn it is to play the … Continue reading

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