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Fun in the Big City

As we contemplated where we should move we literally covered a fifty mile radius. Many weekends were spent in the truck driving from town to town, neighborhood to neighborhood to get a feel for what we wanted. 799 more words

Cedar Rapids

What I See When I Look At The City

First thing I should say is that, before I moved to Chicago, I lived 25 minutes from one of the most incredible natural wonders in the world. 535 more words

Small town love

I just cannot understand why young Kiwis aren’t flocking to towns like Taumarunui.

This week the lovely little town made headlines for failing to attract… 591 more words

Culture Hack

A Rest, and the journey in between - Part 1

Of course I disappeared again, and I don’t think I talk enough about why I keep disappearing. So, for a little bit I want to take the time to explain why I started The RwR, why I keep disappearing, and how I plan to carry it on. 835 more words

My Life

London: Breaking Expectations

I’ll be honest, I never thought I would love big cities. I don’t love crowds, public transportation, or lack of nature. London, however, completely changed my perspective.  521 more words

City Tour

This One's For You (35/101)

I’ll never forget walking down fifth avenue with you.
We drank loudly and smoked quietly until the bar lights went down.
I took your arm as we found the soft welcome of the street lamps. 67 more words


The big city or a small town?

So I was driving around Hudson, Quebec this weekend. Driving around such a place is always an interesting experience because I immediately contrast it with where I live now in Ottawa, a city with decent urban sprawl. 551 more words