Welcome to the new design!

Things are still "in progress" on the site here...

But enjoy what's done & live so far!


Dealing With Pre-Travel Jitters

Mon, 05 October 2015 | Travel |

My mother will be the first to tell you I was one of the most nervous kids out there, especially when it comes to travelling....

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Travelling on Wifi? Yep!

Thu, 01 October 2015 | Travel |

In planning my trip to Ireland (IN 10 DAYS!) I've been debating with myself: to purchase a data/talk/text roaming package for my cell, or to...

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Vote. VOTE. VOTE!!!

Tue, 29 September 2015 |

Who doesn't complain about the government in one way or another? My rule is this:

If you didn't vote, no complaints for you.

If you...

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The best day of your life is the one on which you decide your life is your own. No apologies or excuses. No one to lean on, rely on, or blame. The gift is yours -- it is an amazing journey -- and you alone are responsible for the quality of it. This is the day your life really begins.

Bob Moawad

Folks will know how large your soul is by how you treat a dog.

Charles F. Duran

Don't be afraid to give up the good and go for the great.

Steve Prefontaine