So happy you had good travels and that you are safely back.
It's good to be back home. I hope you will be able to visit your children and grandchildren again soon.
Hi Karen, you are so lucky to be able to trave the USA..... I want so much to take a train when traveling but it takes so long and costs just as much as a plane... boo hoo ENJOY those trips dear!
We were able to see family we haven't seen in almost 3 years and to celebrate with good friends who were retiring. It was a very tiring trip for me. I still have not fully recovered from being sick 16 months ago. It was a bittersweet trip for me because it is unlikely, we will be able to take such a long trip again. I do hope you will be able to enjoy traveling by train soon.
Returning home after being away is always great but the washing isnt. The cost of living is shooting up everywhere and for some its frightening. Fuel is rocketing in price and that also is affecting food prices too. Regularly my local supermarket is worryingly lacking in some foods. My comment to friends is its like the vultures have been through
It is frightening to see how the entire world is changing so quickly. I admit I was concerned the entire trip and prayed we would have no trouble, so, it I am doubly grateful to be home.
That's great Karen that you got to have such a wonderful holiday. I'm afraid the cost of living is going up everywhere. We have lettuces for $5.00 and going up in some places, but our problems were due to the flooding rains Queensland experienced earlier this year. There are a lot of home garden beds popping up to keep costs down.
I agree with you the Truckers are doing a wonderful job and all of our supermarket staff, it's not been easy.
I'm on 3 weeks break from Mum as Jewls has taken her to Holbrook, so I'm doing much more things with our new op shop which is literally 6 houses up from my place.
Hope you can now get back to some sort of normality, love Chris
One of our friends is keeping track of the increasing prices. Very scary when prices increase by the week and gas seems to go up everyday. Enjoy your 3 week break. I know you spend many hours taking care of your Mum.
Cuddles and hugs to you my friend. Love Chris
My idea of a perfect vacation - good to go, good to come home. (Do something extraordinary, then something ordinary.)
Yes, we did have some extraordinary things happen and other, very ordinary things. And it is so good to be home with lots of room to move in.
So happy you are home safe and sound!! I wonder if we passed each other at some point - we arrived home yesterday too! Oh my, we saw many trucks too! It cannot be an easy job!! I do have a sick hubby - hope it is just a cold. We have had our second booster - but, you never know! Don't try to do too much at home - I am facing the same as you - cleaning, laundry and yard work!! Take care, hugs, Laura
Glad to hear you are home also. We certainly couldn't have been too far apart during our journeys. Hope your hubby feels better very soon. Not fun to get home and not feeling up to par. My prayers are going up for you both.