Category Archives: just cool stuff

One Nation Under God

The 4th of July is almost here.  A celebration of the birth of the United States of America.  If you live in a country where you have the freedom to vote, as we do here, and consider yourself a Christian, … Continue reading

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The Forgotten Ones…

I had to repost this.  What a beautiful idea!  Thanks Pip, for letting us know about this. The Forgotten Ones….

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Balcony pictures from Paradise

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All around Paradise

Wednesday we took advantage of another perk, which was a free rental jeep for 24 hours.  After breakfast, we got in the Jeep and drove all around the island. We started driving north west, which 5 years ago wasn’t much.  … Continue reading

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Monday and Tuesday in Paradise

Monday was a day of pampering for me, as if staying here wasn’t pampering enough.  Part of the package for the all-inclusive is a certain number of spa credits.  Of course I took advantage of those.  After spending the morning … Continue reading

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Just another day in Paradise

It’s almost nine pm.  It’s a beautiful night, with a cool breeze blowing.  Samba music can be heard through the balcony doors from the show being performed below.  The day was spent on a lounge chair, reading a book and … Continue reading

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yesterday was a two-fer…ooops…my bad

Tuesday and Wednesday were more scatterbrained days than usual. We got a call Tuesday morning that our nephew’s wife was in labor with their first child!  My sis-in-law was on her way and would keep us posted. We got several … Continue reading

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onecrazyhappymomma

My niece has just started a blog, onecrazyhappymomma.   I find it hilarious! This is the niece that is very much like me.  We have similar personalities and can have a whole conversation just by looking at each other.  My family … Continue reading

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The Artist

Scuba Man and I went to the movies today, first time in quite a while.  We went to see The Artist.  I must say, he was very unsure of the movie I picked.  He had not heard of it, and … Continue reading

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it’s all over so quickly!

Another Christmas day has come and gone.  A special celebration, with weeks and weeks of preparation, is over in a flash. It was a wonderful day here at our beach home.  The “kids” were up at about 6:00 AM, as … Continue reading

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