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Mob Museum in Vegas

March 24th, 2018|

Butch and Jerri Henry joined us in Vegas to check out the Mob Museum.   Back in the day, Vegas used to be controlled by a handful of "families" - now it's ruled by a handful [...]

Arizona’s London Bridge

January 31st, 2018|

The original London Bridge, built in 1830, was slowly "falling down" into the Thames river, unable to handle 21st Century traffic demands.  While still an iconic beauty, the city of London auctioned it off to [...]

Gals trip to Tulum, Mexico

January 25th, 2018|

Two hours south and a world away from Cancun is the funky eco-chic town of Tulum.  Great food, great time hanging out with my Seattle friends, Kathy Shelby and Terry Jones.

Universal at Orlando

January 16th, 2018|

Our Orlando family treated us to a day at Universal, where they can magically conjure up whatever they dream.  Talk about imagineering!

Cayman Islands SCUBA

January 13th, 2018|

The Cayman Aggressor was our live aboard SCUBA home for 7 days.  Up to five dives a day were available, including a night dive.  We finished the week with about 20 dives each.  Thankfully, the [...]

Christmas and New Year in Seattle

December 31st, 2017|

Seattle was cold and snowy for our December Christmas and New Year's Eve visit.  Our New Year's theme at the Washington Athletic Club was Tropical Nights, so we pretended to be warm!

Moist Maui

December 20th, 2017|

An understatement! Apparently Hawaii's hurricane season lasted longer than expected.  We were deluged with a string of tropical storms.

Moline Thanksgiving

November 24th, 2017|

We always appreciate our midwest family at Thanksgiving.  Lots of get togethers, plenty of food, and good weather this time!  

New York Sights

November 11th, 2017|

New York is of course hopping with a lot more than theater.  Our Seattle Theater Group also toured Carnegie Hall and the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.  We even squeezed in a little time for [...]

Broadway with STG

November 10th, 2017|

Seattle Theater Group invited us to Broadway - they not only arranged the hotel and show tickets, but get togethers with actors, directors and producers so we could ask questions.  Example:  Any memorable mistakes during [...]

Rhinos in South Africa

October 30th, 2017|

About those rhino horns. They are made of keratin, just like a fingernail. DEMAND: Mostly from China and Vietnam, where for centuries people think they cure everything from cancer to snake bites to hangovers. Medical [...]