Archive for the ‘Travel’ Category

Miracles DO Happen

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2009

This morning I was resigned to the fact that I was staying put in Houston for Christmas.Miracles DO happen though.

Fly, Fly Away

Saturday, May 16th, 2009

Corporate Angels has found a corporation that is kindly willing to take us from Charlotte to Houston on Monday morning.  One of the over 500 corporate organizations offer to carry medically transportable patients and their caretakers for treatment all over the United States when they have unbooked seats.  We are fortunate enough to be two […]

Nothing Could be Finer…

Saturday, January 31st, 2009

I’ve been traveling in North Carolina this week.  When I do travel, I love to get a feel for the area I’m in.  That usually includes food and finding the local personalities that make the area special.   Though I have a GPS system, thank goodness, I often have to turn around if my mind […]

The Blessings of Parenthood

Saturday, December 13th, 2008

Every once in a while I visit her website.  She is a young woman by my standards.  She and her husband found out they could not have children so they began the process of adoption.  She started her blog – – “Waiting Child” – to share her family’s journey into adoption and the struggles […]

Calgone, Take me Away

Wednesday, December 19th, 2007

If you’re as “mature” as I am, you’ll remember that commercial.  The lady is in a bathtub of bubbly water with a bar of Calgone soap and lots of little feet running and playing crazily in the background.  Briefly, as she soaks in the bubbles, she is dreaming of warm, sunny beaches and relaxing in […]