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Motorcycling: A Ride to Key West & Back – 1,752 Miles

This week was all about making our annual motorcycle trip down to Key West, Florida.  After getting ready to go on Monday, we headed out Tuesday for the first 450-mile leg down to Orlando for our 4th visit to the … Continue reading

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Motorcycling: So, We Rode 1,000 Miles to Have Lunch

This was supposed to be the trip report from our motorcycle ride to Daytona Beach, Florida for Bike Week 2019.  However, due to reasons outlined in this particular journal, we ended up riding 364-miles to Jacksonville, Florida, for dinner on … Continue reading

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Motorcycling: Biketoberfest in Daytona Beach 2018

I should mention right up front that, even though we’ve had our own rough patches,  we remain mindful there are thousands of folks here in the Southeast United States whose lives have been suddenly changed for ever, in the wakes … Continue reading

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Motorcycling: Post Retirement / Pre-Anniversary Trip to Key West

Monday: Getting Ready For Our Journey Technically, Monday was my first day of retirement.  No need to get up, shower, dress and drive to the office…  it was a stay at home day. However, I was up at 5:30am anyway … Continue reading

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And A New Chapter Begins…

Believe it or not, today was my last day as a member of the workforce.  I began working full-time 5 days after graduating from high school back in May 0f 1978 when I headed off to Air Force basic training … Continue reading

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Motorcycling: Thunder Beach Spring 2018 / Part II of II

FRIDAY & THE RIDE TO MEXICO BEACH Friday started like Thursday, with me up early and getting some work done while waiting for others to emerge from their rooms. Once again, Ryan and Jeanette joined us for our 3-mile walk … Continue reading

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Motorcycling: Thunder Beach Spring 2018 / Part I of II

WEDNESDAY AND THE TRIP DOWN / 1ST DAY IN PCB As expected, I did not get a lot of sleep on Tuesday night: perhaps 3-4 hours all told. From 4:00am on I waited for Debbie’s alarm to go off at … Continue reading

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