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Immigration Woes in Barbados
Saturday, August 15, 2015      2 comments

Want a laugh? Check out my Immigration Saga. Part 1: 161daysinparadise.wordpr
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More blogging in Barbados!
Thursday, July 23, 2015      2 comments

After being sick for a week, I've made a couple of blog posts to catch everyone up. :) 161daysinparadise.wordpr
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More culinary adventures in my tiny Barbados kitchen
Sunday, July 05, 2015      2 comments

Come see what I've been up to lately! 161daysinparadise.wordpr
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161 Days in Paradise
Wednesday, May 27, 2015      3 comments

I feel like I should make a quick blog post here, just to update all of you who have followed me on SP. I am in Barbados and have been since May 18th. It's everything I could hope for. I've lost at least 5 pounds since getting here (while I hav... Read more
Fascinating piece of family history
Tuesday, November 11, 2014      4 comments

My uncle shared this picture today, as we remember our heroes. This is my grandfather. He was a pilot in WWII. He was shot down by the Germans and captured. This is his POW mugshot, 1944 at Dulag Luft interrogation centre fresh out of the h... Read more
It's officially official. I am moving to Barbados :D
Saturday, November 01, 2014      8 comments

I've been back from Barbados for a couple of days now and I'm still in shock as to how everything has come together. It's officially official. I am moving to Barbados on April 1, 2015. I found an amazingly cool little apartment for $550 US... Read more
Finally...an update...
Thursday, October 02, 2014      6 comments

I have now been living with Grandma for a month...and I should probably put up a blog. :) It has been (and still is) a HUGE adjustment for me. I'm really struggling with the lack of MY space. However, Grandma and I had a great chat the othe... Read more
Serenaded from Barbados
Tuesday, August 19, 2014      10 comments

This evening I got the sweetest message from Shawn: "Hey Babe....the chorus of this song makes me think of u. Just change two words: Oh, won't you stay with me? 'Cause you're all I need This is (not ain't) love, it's clear to see Oh (... Read more
I'm not making a mistake. I'm making a sacrifice.
Wednesday, August 13, 2014      5 comments

Oh dear friends....I am having really hard time today. Please bear with me, because I think this post is going to make me sound like an awful person. I think I'm making a mistake moving in with Grandma. I had a realization today, as I looke... Read more
Crossing some stuff off my to-do list
Wednesday, August 06, 2014      3 comments

Today was a day off...and while I didn't get much done in terms of packing, I did get some less tangible stuff done. 1. I cancelled my tenant's insurance 2. I went to Grandma's and took some measurements of my room 3. Discovered ... Read more
Grand plans and the steps I'm taking to get there
Saturday, August 02, 2014      3 comments

I finally got confirmation from my landlord that they have accepted my termination notice and I am moving by the end of August. This is such a relief to me, as last week they were threatening legal action because they claimed I hadn't given my n... Read more
Feeling Fear as these big changes approach...and trying to turn that fear into something positive
Saturday, June 28, 2014      5 comments

On February 1, 2013, I posted a blog entitled The Power of Fear ( www.sparkpeople.com/mypa
al.asp?blog_id=5232528 ) about how the fear of success AND failure can be completely paralyzing. We... Read more
Big scary changes
Friday, June 06, 2014      6 comments

I feel like sharing this news here...because I think the more places I share it, the more likely it is to happen. :D I'm moving to Barbados by the end of this year. On July 1, I will be giving 60 days notice at my apartment and moving in wi... Read more
An interesting thing about Bodbot
Tuesday, April 08, 2014      6 comments

Today was supposed to be my third Bodbot workout...but I was so sore from the first 2 days, and the 6km walk yesterday, that I decided to skip it. And when I clicked on "missed today's workout", Bodbot made some changes to my next 2 workouts to ... Read more
Bodbot Workout - Day 2
Sunday, April 06, 2014      4 comments

I just finished the second workout that Bodbot set up for me. Again, it was not a long, complicated set of exercises. Just 4 exercises that I can already feel. Today I did Cat-Camels, Door-frame Rows, Bird-dogs and Side bridges. And today's side... Read more

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