Homesickness

Homesickness is a bitch.  There’s not really any other way I can put it. It took me about 9 months before I had what I would call true homesickness.  My first real “bout” of it was a few weeks after my mom visited.  I think it started with it going into winter here while it […]

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Not your typical Friday night

There is so much we have to share with everyone but haven’t got around to it.  Anthony has had a half-written blog post for the last month or so, he started a new permanent job (which he loves), we have just started our first Autumn, and much more.  I know we continually have excuses as […]

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BRUCE in Christchurch

9/11/2001 – A pretty significant day in American history.  I remember where I was and what I was doing on that day.  It was also my best friend’s 20th birthday so I hung around Oakland after school was cancelled so we could “celebrate”.   I’m the person that watches the history channel every year leading up […]

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Milford Sound

During our Queenstown trip, we squeezed in a quick day trip to Milford Sound. Milford Sound is located on the southwestern part of the South Island of New Zealand.  It is a fiord which was created by glacial erosion.  We had heard from many people that this was one of their favorite spots in all […]

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