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Hi All ~
Just a quick update that I am back home in Illinois. Got here last Saturday around noon. It was a great trip and I have more stories to tell you. I will get those out as quickly as I can. The travel list ~
Myrtle Beach, SC
Shenandoah National Forest, VA
Can't wait to share my stories, but you will have a wait a day or so more.
OK folks, the travel log is alive and well.
I head out Wednesday, 2/19 for the Pensacola, FL area for a couple of weeks.
Then will head across the panhandle of Florida, heading toward Savannah, GA.
I will stay there a few days and then head on up to Charleston, SC for a week.
Then to the Outer Banks, NC and to DC for a ...
... the foot of the bed. So now I have to go over to Sonja's to visit with Zoe.
It was a quiet weekend. It was fun seeing my Dad's face light up when I walked into his room. He was so excited that I made it back. I think he was afraid I would not come back.
Saturday I watched my great nephew, 3 and great niece, 18 months for about 6 hours. I was a bit nervous about that. I can't remember the last time that ...
... windows, with no shades or curtains and still sleep in
A number is just a number, it is all about how I feel
I loved cooking a big holiday dinner for my family, such an honor to be in service to all of them
I learned a new game that I liked and was good at so therefore did not get frustrated with it
Also played a game that did frustrate me, and was able to keep my emotions in check
Today begins my journey back to China! Hopefully those of you that followed my blog last summer in Beijing will find this journey just as interesting. I'm participating in a program sponsored by the US Department of State called the Critical Language Scholarship. This program pays for US students to travel to foreign countries to study 13 languages that have been deemed "critical" -- one of which is Mandarin. More info at ...