Category Archives: fruit

Cruising on the Oasis of the Seas with friends

Once again we are off on a cruise with friends.  This cruise will find us on Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas cruising through the Western Caribbean with our friends Bob, Sandy, Dennis, Connie, Bob and Lucille. Randy and I … Continue reading

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Spending a lazy day at sea

We woke up this morning to a beautiful, warm day and calm seas.  By the time I stepped out onto the balcony the sun was already high in the morning sky. Randy offered to go up to the Diamond lounge … Continue reading

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Celebrating our anniversary on the Freedom of the Seas

Let us be grateful to people who make us happy, they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.  ~Marcel Proust My sweet love, Randy, has made my soul blossom for over twenty-two years; first as friends, then lovers, … Continue reading

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Birthday cruise on the Monarch – Day 1

I love birthdays!  I love cruising!  So, imagine how I felt when Randy surprised me with a birthday cruise on one of my favorite ships, Royal Caribbean’s Monarch of the Seas. We have traveled now five times on this lovely … Continue reading

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Smooth sailing day at sea

We woke at about 7am to a wonderful morning of blue skies filled with thin, wispy cirrus clouds and the calmest of seas.  The water was like looking at a mirror, not even small whitecaps could be seen on the … Continue reading

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Frenchy French Toast

Today the Delicious Divas are welcoming a guest blogger to their site.  Madalyn Farmer is my 15 year old granddaughter and she is staying with us for a wonderful month this summer.  She and I have enjoyed many hours in … Continue reading

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Cruising with friends-Costa Maya, Mexico

Today our port of call is Costa Maya.  Randy and I were here a couple of years ago and loved it.  The cruise line built this beautiful port area filled with shops, a magnificent pool in the middle, fun restaurants … Continue reading

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