This has been a year of many firsts for us. It is was the first full year that my husband and I spent together, both fully retired from the working world. Mid-winter we spontaneously decided to take an extended road trip, which led us to a warmer climate. In a matter of hours, we went from goose-feather down coats to shorts and t-shirts!
We reunited with old friends and neighbors, and felt the warmth of the sun on our faces accompanied by a fresh ocean breeze. We also learned that we could take our miniature schnauzer, just about anywhere!
Feeling completely rejeuvenated upon our return, we were blessed to experience our second spring! We spent many sunsets overlooking the St Lawrence River and the idyllic Canadian countryside from our front deck. It was here we made plans for our summer guests while enjoying Mother Nature in all her springtime glory -and…
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