Category Archives: Travel

Eiffel Tower

Google maps said it was just a short nine minute walk from the Gare du Nord train station to Chez Cazimir. My lovely wife and I disembarked from a relaxing train ride from London to Paris.  We needed relaxing because … Continue reading

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Row Boat on Eleuthera Island

This was the yin to America’s yang, the gentle breeze to the nor’easter, the Sunday afternoon nap to the frenetic pace of Monday morning. We landed at the diminutive North Eleuthera Airport.  My arrival at most airports start an immediate … Continue reading

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Lighthouse Beach, Eleuthera Island

  Conch-a-doodle-do!!!! I think this should be the official greeting on Eleuthera Island in the Bahamas.   But more on that later. After a thirty year hiatus from The Bahamas, Big Surf Daddy returned with his bride of the same … Continue reading

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Indiana Farm in Winter

  Last night I was so proud of myself. I entered into the world of uber-technology…I watched a movie on Netflix.  Now this was not just ordinary Netflix, like anyone can do by getting movies in the mail.  No, this … Continue reading

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Ghost of Tybee Island

    Winter is coming……sigh. I feel like that mighty oak that stubbornly refuses to drop its leaves, desperately hanging on to autumn, somehow thinking that if he never drops his leaves, winter won’t exist. Every year I refuse to … Continue reading

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Fishing Boat in Bod Me Limbe, Haiti

  I recently returned from at trip to Haiti.   I was with a wonderful, caring group.   I met most of them at the airport in Philadelphia as we were boarding to fly to the island of Turks and … Continue reading

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Sunset in Harbor Town

Big Surf Daddy went home for a week for a much needed break.   He was mentally and emotionally spent from the daily decision making of trying-to-make-people-happy-so-they-will-come-back-to-see-him-again part of his life. My alter ego started surfacing weeks ago as I watched … Continue reading

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Girl with Red Bucket

The Vegas odds were against me.  There was much talk on the street of which I was not aware. Would I leave a trail of salty tears and blubbering goo, akin to slug slime, down the center aisle of the … Continue reading

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Hatteras Island Sunrise

I learned a valuable lesson from an eleven year old orphan girl many years ago…the sun will come out tomorrow. I took this photo of a beautiful sunrise on Hatteras Island in the town of Avon, NC, in the Outer … Continue reading

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Rocky Mountains in Black and White

Rocky Mountain high….in Colorado.   Big Surf Daddy had to transition from the salt water curls to the fresh water staircases of the Arkansas River outside of Buena Vista, Colorado.   He made the transition so well my alter ego … Continue reading

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