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My 5 Favorite Movies

I’m not one for movies really.

Basically I always fall asleep.  It’s awful.

Action movies?  Fall asleep.  What can I say?  All the explosions are soothing…? 314 more words

Spain, parte V: Christmas in Torremolinos

Christmas in Spain is very much a family holiday, and before we’d planned our trip, we’d read on TripAdvisor that many places shut down on Christmas Eve and remain closed on Christmas Day as well. 716 more words


Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

As seems to be the norm when given the chance to leave Shanghai, we travel south. For New Years with family still in town, we headed to Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam. 376 more words


Xi'an, China

So we should start by being honest, we’ve been terrible at posting. Trying not to share too many photos at once has turned into not sharing at all.  303 more words


"What Is Going On Here?!"

“There’s a blackout down the street Leaves you tangled in the twilight And there’s a white light after me” – Holy Ghost Tent Revival.

Remember that scene from National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation where Clark can’t get the Christmas lights to work? 218 more words

Home Renovation

Christmas Vacation: Part II (The Great Wall)

We spent Christmas Eve out in Mutianyu, China. A small village about 90 minutes outside of Beijing. We were able to stay in a nicely restored cottage at the foot of the Great Wall. 237 more words


Back To The Future 2, Phoenix, AZ- November 23, 1989

by Randolph Owens

This was Thanksgiving that year, and we went to the movies to see Back To The Future 2. How cool is that? 471 more words