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Islamic State gaining ground on Golan border as moderate rebels wither

As Russian airstrikes on Wednesday and Thursday targeted rebel groups in central and northern Syria, many of them reportedly unaffiliated with the Islamic State, Islamist groups in the south are growing stronger, with IS fighters now operating openly near the border with Israel, an opposition spokesman said on Thursday. 438 more words

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The No-Peel Apple Cake

This recipe and accompanying directions can be found on Southernliving.com

It’s here! It’s here! It’s here! 450 more words


Trip Report - Beech's Mtn - 27 Sept 2015

A small group took advantage of the great weather to hike up to Beech’s Mountain. This trail is a good workout, rewarded by excellent views. We stopped at the broad overlook to the northeast to enjoy the scenery and then continued on to the summit of Beech for lunch. 99 more words

Quadra Island

Moderate worry - Blog No. 19

Moderate worry – if only because worrying makes little difference to any outcome.  Be aware that a preoccupation with trying to control a situation by anticipating its worst is counter-productive to its actual outcome.   327 more words


Live(ish) Trip Report - Day 3

Animal Kingdom

One of the biggest benefits of the FastPass+ system is that you are able to get fastpasses for attractions without having to arrive at the park first thing in the morning.   378 more words


Live(ish) Trip Report - Day 2

Magic Kingdom

Our first park day was at Magic Kingdom. It was projected to be the busiest park, but with low September crowds, we were willing to chance it so Amelia could see the castle first thing. 161 more words