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Explore A Train Ride Through American History With Amtrak's Crescent

I found this on YouTube and it is worth a big share!  Amtrak’s Crescent route runs from New Orleans to New York City and is currently the only Amtrak route running through Alabama.  65 more words

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In Raymond Carver’s glorious short story, “Cathedral,” a regular guy, stoned and semi-drunk, tries to communicate the actuality of a cathedral to a blind man – a houseguest who is practically a stranger to him. 574 more words

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Tips on Fluffing Your Christmas Tree

It’s the Saturday after Thanksgiving and my tree is UP!!

Most of you may have your tree up by now, and even if you already do, you still may find this post helpful. 321 more words

Aspie Vlogs 11: Frustrations Of Another Job Fair Bust

It’s been a while!  But it’s time for another Aspie Vlogs!  In this episode, I take you to Birmingham where I try to find a job at the Governor’s Disability Job Fair.  57 more words

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Bham Happenings: Russian Food Festival

There are a few things that excite us at Foodies of Birmingham more than the whisper of the Russian Food Festival, as it is by far our favorite food festival in or around The Magic City. 543 more words


Boo's, Spooks, + Puzzles

Happy Monday!

I remember in my junior high years, I took an elective class in school that was all about puzzles and using our minds: word searches, crosswords, and different puzzles you could find in one of those jumbo puzzle books. 324 more words

Red Sea: Ethiopian Coffee Ceremony

We returned to Red Sea Ethiopian & Mediterranean Restaurant for a second try after hearing about the delicious vegetarian plates. What we didn’t expect? An invitation to a traditional Ethiopian coffee ceremony with the restaurant’s owners: Giniyat Mohammed (Gini) and Kedija Teyeb. 299 more words

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