I cannot BELIEVE it has taken me this long to get to this book! This is legit an excellent book, and not “excellent for 12-year-olds” but an actual good book in its very own right. 2,625 more words
Tags » Natural Disasters
The terrible wildfire that devastated Gatlinburg in the Great Smoky Mountains of Tennessee last week took 14 lives, injured 134, and burned down over 1,600 structures, including homes and cabins. 245 more words
The very last LaFerrari became the most expensive new car sold at an auction this weekend.
We told you about this LaFerrari last week – working with RM Sotheby’s and the National Italian American Foundation’s Earthquake Relief Fund, this particular LaFerrari fetched a cool US$7 million – enough to make it the most valuable 21st-century car sold at auction. 100 more words
When my daughters were still children our family traveled to Smoky Mountain National Park. I have to admit that we didn’t find it to be as breathtaking as the Rocky Mountains or other scenic destinations that we have visited and yet there was something almost primally inviting about the place. 1,092 more words