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The Energizer Bunny Goes to Cuba… March 31, 2009

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burbfam-240x238-brandIt was very sudden. My husband decided we should take a trip. When he first mentioned it I came back at him with a list of reasons we shouldn’t go, beginning with “We have two children in university” and ending with, “We have two children in university.” In addition, I’m a planner, one of those people who enjoy the anticipation of a vacation, packing and repacking several times before a trip.  But he was adamant the two of us get away, so a couple of days later we were on a plane to Cuba.  I told my boss if my husband came back without me, to make sure there was an investigation.

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The Luxury of Travel, If Only In My Dreams March 7, 2009

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weber-logo1We shut off our engine and the wind filled our sails.  It was a beautiful clear night with a million stars.  Cruise ships, glittering like diamond bracelets, passed us.  Later, we picked up the lights from Great Stirrup Cay, ran inside and made our first Bahamas anchorage . . .”

This is how my Saturday began, reading e-mail from a friend, he and his wife-to spite me-sailing around the world. 

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