Out with the old/In with the new in Paradise!

What to our wondering eyes should appear, just in time to stave off the after-Christmas doldrums? A flight from NAS Whidbey to Hickam on December 29! Hmmm...bringing the year to an end with clouds, cold, rain and dark, or starting the new year off with sun, sand, heat and light...which to choose, which to choose?…Read more Out with the old/In with the new in Paradise!

Fall Trip 2015 Part One: Getting There is 1/3 The Fun!

Looking back over our latest space a adventure, flexibility, as always, was the key to travel success. Day one: We left beautiful NAS Whidbey on September 13, stopping at Reno and Topeka (for barbecue…oh yes, and fuel) on our way to Norfolk. We had arranged for an Enterprise rental car to be staged in the…Read more Fall Trip 2015 Part One: Getting There is 1/3 The Fun!

Post Card from Paris

Greetings from Paris!  France, not Texas... Lady Cat 6 and Sponsor successfully completed our journey from outer space a to Europe! It took a bit of time, and involved a few days of making lemonade (why does life never hand you junipers, so you can make some gin?!), but here we are, enjoying the sights,…Read more Post Card from Paris

Our FABulous Hawaiian Vacation…On Crete

Late February is not a pretty time in the great Pacific Northwest. The skies are dark slate and hang so low they press like weights on our shoulders. The January sunbreaks are long gone.  Day after day of nearly constant drizzle leave us feeling positively mossy. Definitely time for some sun! Hawaii looked FABulous. We’d…Read more Our FABulous Hawaiian Vacation…On Crete