Author Archives: Suzanne

Captured Moments – Unexpected Kindness

The village of Giethoorn, Netherlands is located within a two hour drive of Amsterdam.  The picturesque town has relatively few roads and is made up of mostly walking and biking paths, along with a maze of connecting canals that run … Continue reading

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One Day In Ghent

Almost anyone traveling in Belgium has visited Bruges, which is undeniably one of the most romantic cities in the world, but Ghent is worth your time as well. Dating back to the 1100’s, this city’s Gothic architecture, medieval neighborhoods and … Continue reading

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Retired and Loving It – Florida Style

Everyone knows that Florida is synonymous with retirees and is frequently ranked as the #1 state to retire to. Favorable tax rates and climate induce thousands of retirees to relocate to Florida each year. They tend to flock to a … Continue reading

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Who Am I?

We are traveling for the next few weeks and I won’t be able to compose detailed blog entries from our trip, so I have scheduled a couple of posts about our favorite topic – retirement. I will keep notes and … Continue reading

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How to Pack for a Thirty Day Vacation

How many clothes do you really need to pack for a thirty-day vacation? Before I answer that question, I need to provide a bit of background information. The “you” in this scenario is actually me, and I will be traveling … Continue reading

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