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... Conference on April 6-8.
After that is still a mystery. I have some ideas, but not ready to put them out there yet. Have to see how I feel when I get to DC!!
All the plans past Pensacola are tentative. I don't have any reservations, just going to wander my way to DC and those are some of the places I want to stop. If ...
... 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 ...
... the shops and bought a really cool top and some black leggings. Oh yes, there was also the really great pair of ear rings I could not resist. Found this one little shop that had all kinds of things that I could have spent my money on. Before heading back to the house, had to stop and get an ice cream cone at the Sweet Cow, which Frankki keeps raving about.
Wednesday I turned 66! No, ...
... in the last month:
Tornadoes - blessings for me and mine. They went right around where I live. We only had the high temperatures, strong winds and dark clouds moving around us. Washington was hit really hard, just 20 miles from where I live. I have dear friends who live there and they are fine and still have their home. A week later I drove on the outskirts of Washington heading for Peoria and the fields looked like ...
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 ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet