Category Archives: Retirement

Change – and Being Slow

We – Kristi and Bill – started Adventures in Italy 15 years ago. It has grown and evolved over the years, and has always been an affair of the heart. This year, 2017 is going to be our last. It … Continue reading

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Bye Bye

Well, here we are at our winter mooring. The canal has now closed until next April and we turn our attentions to maintainance jobs as well as enjoying what Brittany has to offer off-season. On Saturday we visited a huge … Continue reading

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My New Definition of Retirement

It’s funny what a man will think about when he’s going to be a father again… at forty-eight. I was overjoyed and thrilled at the prospect of sharing the pleasures of parenthood with Kathy, whom I’d married just fourteen months … Continue reading

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