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Working Out the Kinks

Working Out the Kinks
In general,  ov er the years, I've gotten pretty savvy using my devices, the internet and technology; however, applying a new RSS feed program/provider to my blog has been vexing. I think that I have finally managed to get all the settings and links correct so that when I post a new blog entry, notification to my subscribers will be seamless and easy. This is a test of my hypothesis; further, I …
The To Do List

The To Do List

10 days and 15 hours!  I woke at 4:44 am for no apparent reason. However, once I began thinking about my to do list, any hope of drifting back to sleep evaporated.  A lot of planning is requi…
Pinch Me!!!  Regent Mariner 2020 World Cruise!

Pinch Me!!! Regent Mariner 2020 World Cruise!

I downloaded a “Countdown Timer” to my iPhone. The new app is telling me how long we need to wait before we board the Regent Seven Seas Mariner for the 2020 World Cruise! I'm feeling im…
Postscript

Postscript

I'm up ridiculously early, but that's no surprise. Not only are we dealing with jet lag, we forgot that the time had changed while we were away. When you travel, you are aware that…
Finale

Finale

The flag of the U.A.E. is red for bravery, green for prosperity, white for peace and black, the most beloved color, because it represent oil. Oil transformed a small fishing village, where…
Woulda'-Coulda'-Shoulda'

Woulda'-Coulda'-Shoulda'

Dear Daughter, this could have been your home. No broken water pipes, no electrical issues, just great views. We might have dropped in for lunch today or taken a spin on the Sultan's y…
Ooh La' La' Salalah

Ooh La' La' Salalah

Jill sat and chatted with me, very animated, a smile beaming across her lovely face.  It was a sort of "free for all" kind of conversation with one thing leading to another.  I sa…