Bonaire Residency!

Bonaire Residency!

Well, after a false start in terms of documentation last year, we received our residency stamps from the Bonaire immigration office this week. Yeah! Overall, the process was fairly easy, especially with the help of Agnes Joosten. She met with us last year and gave us...
Diving Double Reef Curaçao

Diving Double Reef Curaçao

Appropriately named Double Reef has lots of sea life across both the inner and outer reef. It also has quite a bit going on above ground as the Park Lucha Pa Libertat or Fight For Freedom Park is a popular destination for fishing, tours and exercise. Although the dive...
Birthday Dinner

Birthday Dinner

I did a little homework and found the perfect place to take Leslie for her birthday. We had an absolutely wonderful evening dinning on the beach at Baoase Luxury Resort. Its a out of the way oasis with romantic tables on their private, secluded beach. As the sun set,...
Just In The Nick of Time

Just In The Nick of Time

Sadly, our six week holiday back home has come to an end. We very much enjoyed visiting with family and friends, eating at favorite restaurants, MUCH quicker deliveries of equipment and, of course, new/replacement toys. We endured a very cold spell that saw high temps...
Winter Is Beautiful

Winter Is Beautiful

Driving around completing errands today, we passed a field of geese in the snow. While it has been quite cold during our Chicago area visit, there is no disputing that some parts of winter are quite beautiful and even joyful to experience in real life. That said, we...