Category Archives: USA

Long Island Wine Country and NYC

On Friday, March 22nd, Rebecca and I boarded a flight to New York.  We arrived at JFK International Airport around 5:00pm and found our rental car.  The rush hour traffic was a bit heavy at first, but it thinned out … Continue reading

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NYC Adventures with Steve & Susan

We arrived into JFK at 5:00pm on October 28th and made our way to the INNSIDE New York NoMad in Chelsea where we bumped into Uncle Steve outside.  He and Auntie Susan had been in New York since the wedding … Continue reading

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Weekend in Seattle

Jami here, for my first ever guest blog post! After Rebecca had a great time eating burgers and drinking New York cocktails, she flew out to Seattle for the weekend. She arrived late Friday night, so we just had a … Continue reading

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NYC – Burgers, Cocktails and More

My first work trip in 2017 was to one of my favourite cities, New York. I flew to JFK on Wednesday, February 22nd where I would be spending the next 9 days. I had been to New York twice in the … Continue reading

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2016 Christmas Vacation

Our 2016 Christmas vacation started off with a bit of a hiccup this year as Dan missed his flight from Abu Dhabi. He had a really busy week and made the fatal mistake of taking a nap prior to his … Continue reading

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Calgary Long Weekend & San Fran Training

Soon after my visa trip to Berlin, I was on my way to attend a 2 day course in San Francisco. Once this was confirmed, I thought it would be best to take a couple of days off work to head to … Continue reading

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New Year on the Pacific Coast

On the morning of New Year’s Eve, Rebecca, our friend Jen, and I flew to Seattle.  We were greeted by our friend Jami Scott who was not expecting Jen…surprise!  We arrived at Jami’s apartment and were introduced to Jami’s partner, … Continue reading

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Last days of our summer vaca’

After a wonderful week at Falcon Cabin, we drove back to Calgary on Sunday, July 19 to attend a family barbeque at Doug and Jeri Lynne’s. We had a delicious dinner of barbequed ribs, chicken, baked beans and an array of salad’s. It … Continue reading

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July 4th in Washington, D.C.

We departed the scorching heat of Abu Dhabi on July 3rd flying First Class on the Dreamliner to Washington. Let’s just say it was a once in a life time experience! We checked into the Hotel Madera and wandered down … Continue reading

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Keeping it weird in Austin

This Christmas we made a detour on our way home via Texas to visit my cousin and her family. On the morning of Friday, December 19 we boarded our 16 hr 40 mn flight to Dallas. We arrived around 6:00pm that evening, … Continue reading

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