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Pittsburgh - June 1 to August 8, 2014

Below are some of the highlights from my time in Pittsburgh. I was in Pittsburgh, PA from June 1 – August 8, 2014 and spent most of my time exploring Downtown Pittsburgh, The Strip, Oakland (where I lived), and Shadyside. 815 more words

July 4

Magic Sam gave Magic Slim his nickname, told him to get his own style

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT, JULY 1, 1999

There are few blues guitarists around today who can match the fire and passion of Buddy Guy, but Morris “Magic Slim” Holt is right up there with the best of them. 411 more words

Vancouver

Pretty even season (1932)

Bill McKechnie was the manager of the Boston Braves. It was 1932. They ended 13 games behind the leader. They finished fifth. Their record in 1932 was 77-77. 127 more words

Boston Braves

Happy Birth-Month to Me!

As July comes to an end, I just wanted to thank everyone that greeted me in-person, or through call/text/email, greetings and picture collages on FB and IG, and especially everyone that was kind-hearted enough to go out of their way to get me a present. 318 more words

Food Adventure

It's hard to believe but it happened

Since I planted roots here in the Okanagan, summer holidays have without exception been the “Tourist In My Home Town” variety. I have a close friend though who has been encouraging me to briefly forgo the Okanagan for another holiday destination. 443 more words

Family