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Christmas Card 2016

2016 was a year full of changes – both disappointing and welcomed. First was the disappointing, our plans to move to Australia went up in smoke. Rather than heading down under, we spent 6 months in hot and humid Houston. However, … Continue reading

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Smokey Mountain Anniversary

This year we mark our 11th anniversary!  Can’t believe we have been together that long. We decided we wanted to get back to our old way of celebrating, by taking a week off and back country camping at a national … Continue reading

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Getting away every chance we can

We have been in Houston for only  two months, but it has felt like an eternity.  It’s been an transitory  two months as we try to not get too attached to our surroundings and remain hopeful for what is next; … Continue reading

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House Hunting Down Under

Todd’s job asked if we wanted to move to Brisbane, Australia.  We jumped at the chance and have been doing everything  required to get ourselves and our pets ready to move. We sold our house in Denver, had our visas … Continue reading

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Christmas Card 2015

2015 has been another crazy year in the Burke-Haba household! We started the year in Ecuador with a diving trip to the Galapagos Islands. We saw more sharks, turtles and sea lions than on all of our entire previous dive … Continue reading

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Ten Years and Still Going Strong

Ten years, seven continents and over 20 countries, we have been busy!  To celebrate our ten year anniversary we decided to go back to Rome, where we got married.  In true Burke-Haba style we included a stop in a new … Continue reading

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Quick Stop in Alabama

We managed to cross off Alabama with a quick overnight stay on our way to meet Todd’s brother and niece in Florida.

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Following the steps of Darwin

With Kelly’s 40th birthday quickly approaching, we decided to take advantage of her mandatory time off at Christmas to make the trip to the Galápagos Islands that she has been wanting to do for years. The idea of fauna and … Continue reading

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Seven Continents in Seven Years

So it was almost seven years ago to the day that Todd and I made ourselves a goal, while we were in Australia. We thought, if we can get to Australia, what’s stopping us from seeing all the continents. So … Continue reading

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Perks of Work Travel

We mentioned in previous posts about Todd’s travels to South America, well he’s still traveling there… a lot. Enough that we decided to pay for the Global Entry program at the airport, so he can sail through customs. Kelly isn’t … Continue reading

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