2015 England (Cornwall and West Yorkshire)
2 trips to St Croix
Caribbean Disney cruise 3rd granddaughter
2012 - Australia 2nd granddaughter
* Born : Baltimore MD - 1937 Of course not yet a grandmother !!
* Parents: :Father from Silver Cliff, Colorado, professor of Anatomy in medical school. Mother born in Henderson, NC and brought up in Milbourne PA.
Camping through the western states at age 10.
* Went to Europe at age 12 .
* College : Oberlin in Ohio - degree zoology
* Married :High School sweetheart, USNA graduate.
* 20 years as Navy wife, living in Pensacola FL, New Iberia, LA, Norfolk VA, Monterey CA, Key West FL, Folcroft, PA Greene in western RI, and southern MD .
* 1961-1971 Four Children (still not a grandmother yet but my mom was - see her 1965 trip report starting in New York)
* Coached age group swim teams and was Co-DC of local pony club
* Taught :middle school science for 7 years
* :Worked for a state OSHA in consultation and compliance for 14 years -became a Certified Industrial Hygienist
* First grandchild born in 1980. Youngest grandchild of 11 born in 2005.
* Traveled outside the US to Germany, France, Spain, Portugual, Italy (1964), Gibralter, Tangiers (1992), Victoria, British Columbia (1994), Bermuda (1995), Costa Rica, Barbados (1996), the Virgin Islands
(twice 1997), Belize, Cozumel (1998), and Toronto Canada.
* Retired :Feb 2000.
On my USA page I have lighthouse information as off-the-beaten path tips and I review chain restaurants and hotels.
Individual listings by state for my State- Maryland (including a lot of lighthouse pictures) and also for Virginia North Carolina South Carolina and Florida