Category Archives: Project 52

Project 52: Interrupted

Life has been different lately.  Our normal routine has been interrupted by unavoidable things;  Some remodeling, a prolonged sickness and a wonderful celebration allowing us to babysit our grandchildren, to mention just a few.  Needless to say, we probably won’t … Continue reading

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Project 52: Our Caribbean Cruise Date

This past week my husband blessed me with a week long cruise to the western Caribbean.  Words cannot describe the amazing time we had together.  There was a full moon one night and the song, Lucky, by Jason Mraz and … Continue reading

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Project 52: The Taulbees Visit Jamaica-man

This month’s travels took us to the tropical island of Jamaica!  This was a particular favorite of mine because my family heritage is Jamaican, and I especially enjoy the flavorful cuisine.  Having been exposed to Caribbean cooking through my family, … Continue reading

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Project 52: Spontaneous Rendezvous

This week we decided to forgo our date night, since we’re going away on vacation the end of the week.  We really don’t have the time to take an entire evening away from all that needs to get finished before … Continue reading

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Project 52: Shopping with a Purpose

This week our date was completely unlike anything we normally plan.  Tom set aside an evening at his initiative to take me shopping for a new bathing suit – something I really don’t enjoy doing; oh I enjoy shopping…it’s the … Continue reading

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Project 52: Perfect “Time”ing

Time. It is something we never seem to have enough of, unless we are bored or depressed.  Then, there is much more than we want or need, and time seems to stand still. Yesterday time flew by while my computer … Continue reading

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Project 52: Bavarian Dream (Taulbees)

Following is the guest post from our dear friend, Vicki Taulbee, as she and Jeff continue their Passport Dates around the world. Since we began our journey in January, I’ve noticed a couple of changes in my eyes and ears. … Continue reading

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Project 52: Laughter in the Rain

This week our normal date night (Monday) was forfeited to celebrate our son’s birthday, so we did it a day early.  It happened to be raining…so we did something we haven’t done much of, if at all…we went for a … Continue reading

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Project 52: The Masters

Tom and I love to play golf.  After watching the Masters Tournament on Sunday, I thought if would be fun to plan a date night around this theme. It actually worked out perfectly, since Tom was playing golf with a … Continue reading

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Project 52: Ladder Ball

This week ended up being quite busy with Easter and a wedding, but we managed to have a fun date night anyway! The weather has been absolutely beautiful, so we pulled out our Ladder Ball set and challenged each other … Continue reading

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Project 52: The Taulbee’s Jolly Good Time

This month our adventures took us to England!  Well…….not exactly……..so let me explain. The original plan (which I cant share with you right now because my husband reads these posts, and I’ll probably try it again another time!) included a … Continue reading

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Project 52: Double the Fun

What a wonderful date we had on Saturday!  Some long time friends were in town for the weekend, so we spent the day together.  First, you must know it was the first warm, clear Saturday we’ve had in Orlando in … Continue reading

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Project 52: Just What The Doctor Ordered

This week Tom has been very sick.  For most of it I was away on a girl’s basketball camp in Tennessee serving as driver and team mother.  When I arrived home Tom was greatly in need of some tender loving … Continue reading

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Project 52: Cool Picnic

This week was Tom’s turn to plan our date.  I was so excited as I left the house for a hair appointment due to his hints at our special evening.  How fun to be away for the afternoon anticipating our … Continue reading

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Project 52: Out of Africa with the Taulbees

Our travels this month took us on an African Safari in Kenya!  Half of the evening was going to take place at home, so I decided enlist the help of my 2 and 3 year old boys in preparing for … Continue reading

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Project 52: Alphabet Memories

This past weekend we were heading home from a wonderful week away.  We had about 10 hours of driving together with not much to talk about since we’d spent 10 days together alone.  We had talked about everything that mattered … Continue reading

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Project 52: Favorite Things

This week we’re away to celebrate our anniversary.  For our Project 52 Date we decided to have a day of all our favorite things. For Tom that was easy – being outdoors in the cold and snow, going for a … Continue reading

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Project 52: My Favorite Valentine

This week we are preparing to go away for our 31st anniversary – woo hoo!  I can hardly wait.   As a result we decided to postpone our date night this week to get ready for lots of date nights.  Valentine’s … Continue reading

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Project 52: Meet Jeff and Vicki Taulbee

The first Wednesday of each month this year we are going to have a guest writer.  Many of you know Jeff and Vicki Taulbee.  They are dear friends, and when we learned that Vicki gave Jeff the gift of 12 … Continue reading

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Project 52: National Pie Day

French Silk Pie You probably didn’t know it, but this past Saturday was National Pie Day.  It’s become quite the annual event in our family, since we love pie!  We love it so much we usually celebrate birthdays with a … Continue reading

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