The first full day on our cruise was just a day at sea. No ports, no nothing. The first day and the weather wasn’t that great for sitting outside on a deck chair, reading a book and being served cocktails like you would on a 1940’s trans-atlantic cruise, no. It was downright cold in the […]
Before the cruise we had spent two days at Epcot & Magic Kingdom with Sis-in-law Sylvie, Pogo, Shawn and his new girlfriend, Dana (who is utterly cool), which was a blast. Though it did rain while at The Kingdom, we had a great time largely due to Beta Mike and unlimited knowledge of the park […]
“Please welcome the Healey-Maquette Family!” With that, the atrium of the Disney Fantasy is filled with thunderous applause. Okay maybe not thunderous with only 8-9 crew on hand to applaud your arrival onboard the ship, but it was still uplifting, regardless. We booked this cruise back in Feb 2015 when I was denied a winter vacation due […]
A spy, in long cottony robes, is hugging the walls down a dark hallway. An alarm! She runs! She’s shot in the back! An information disk flies from her hand and skids across the floor. A hand comes into frame and picks it up. Bottom right corner, a number “1” appears. Another spy, in black, […]
Pink left? Disney fan??
I hit the streets some mornings at 5:30am to get to the gym at a decent, non-busy hour. This morning, I’m approaching the streetcar stop at Sherbourne and Carlton when I spy a young couple kissing in a doorway. Only, they’re not just kissing. He’s in a tailored suit. It looks good on him. He’s […]
After a breakfast of hot peaches and omelettes (oh my god, you guys!) we hit the road to drive into the Everglades. Naples old folk homes fade into outlet shopping malls fade into strip malls fade into construction into… Flat. The road seem to just go for stretches at a time with the odd soft […]