Stay Calm and Carry On

Well…we did it. We are here in Portugal snuggled into our tiny little AirBnB cottage. It happens to be a rainy, blustery day, perfect for taking some time to reflect on our recent travel experience. For those of you on Facebook this update will include some information I have already posted there. Apologies for theContinue reading “Stay Calm and Carry On”

Planning and Prepping to Bring Our Precious Pooch

How’s that for a little alliteration… First, some stats on Sweet Pea. She’s an 11 year old wire haired fox terrier. We got her when she was 3.5 months old. Wire haired fox terriers typically live to be 15 years old, sometimes a little less, sometimes a bit longer. She weighs 17.5 pounds. And, sheContinue reading “Planning and Prepping to Bring Our Precious Pooch”

To Bring Or Not To Bring, That Is The Question

Back in August of 2019, the realization that we had sold our 4000 square foot house with a nearly 2000 square foot finished basement (372 square meters/186 square meters) was setting in. Now we had to figure out what to do with all of our stuff. Glibly, I said that I’d be happy to sellContinue reading “To Bring Or Not To Bring, That Is The Question”