Tag Archives: married to a sailor

Share the Love Globally


One of the things I have benefitted from the most out of writing this blog for the past ten years is having the opportunity to meet and connect in person with some of my readers. How awesome is that! I … Continue reading

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What the heck is a CROCKPOT?


“Hey honey, can you get the crockpot down from the top cupboard please?” “Crack pot? What the heck is that?” “CROCK POT, NOT CRACK POT” “Ummm, ok, but I still don’t know what the heck you’re talking about…” “Sheesh, ok … Continue reading

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Married to Popeye


 My husband will be home within the next two weeks but until he is on “terra firma” I won’t believe it. Being on a ship is similar to that song Hotel California, ‘you can check-out anytime you like, but you can … Continue reading

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Matters of the heart


When the taxi pulls into the driveway mid-afternoon I am full of anticipation. I can hear the familiar roll of suitcase wheels as he launches the elevator to arrive at our door. Finally home, the routine commences. We embrace and chat. We eat. We nap. He unpacks…that snap snapping of the suitcase opening and closing while I shuffle around trying to make space for his things. Continue reading

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Married to a sailor ain’t easy


Zip, zip, zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzip! Click! Click! Slap…….rrrrrrrrrrrrrrroll, brrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrd! It’s 5 a.m. and I’m blurry eyed as the cat licks my face to get me out of bed. Okay, I know he’s leaving again but can’t I just wake up later and … Continue reading

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The Siren and the Sailor


My husband has finally arrived home after being fogged in for an extra day. Such as the life of travelling, you can never predict the weather or how it may alter your plans. Anyways, he’s here now and we are suitably … Continue reading

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