On the Road to Texas

Thurs. Dec 5th   On the Road Me, Joe, JR and Jackie drove to Bryant Arkansas, almost 10 hours with a Cracker Barrel breakfast stop and numerous rest stops for stretching our legs and relieving our bladders.  JR and Jackie had driven to Kentucky from North Webster Indiana after work the day before. It was 30…… Continue reading On the Road to Texas

Rocking Mermaids

Tues. Dec 10th   Rocking Mermaids Up at 7 am, coffee, muffins and toast – room service again. We walked the track, several circuits, over a mile. I took a swim before lunch, while Joe soaked up some rays. We enjoyed just lounging on deck near the pool.  Lots of kids and crazy music. Non-stop videos…… Continue reading Rocking Mermaids

A Mexican Christmas

Fri. Dec 13th   A Mexican Christmas & Cozumel, Mexico Up at 7, coffee and breakfast in room. Out early to town of Cuzomel. This is a much bigger city than the previous stop. We walked around a bit, exploring the many shops, and I purchased a beautiful flowing bling bespeckled top and Joe got another…… Continue reading A Mexican Christmas

Sailing North

Sat. Dec 14th  Sailing North   Up early. Breakfast and coffee at the Windjammer. Beautiful day. Much cooler already. Water on all sides, no land in sight. No rocking today. We walked Deck 12 then lounged in the sun, where we were joined by Dee and Rudy. Later we headed to the Promenade Deck. Everything was…… Continue reading Sailing North

Port of Galveston and New Orleans

Sun. Dec 15th  Port of Galveston and New Orleans   Up 6 am ship-time. Our cell phones on Eastern Time 7 am. At some point our cell phones woke up, adjusted their internal clocks to the time zone we were sailing in and suddenly our phones began beeping, dinging, and ringing. Text messages, private messages and…… Continue reading Port of Galveston and New Orleans