Happy Monday! This weekend has been a whirlwind of excitement and festivity. I have most definitely been getting into the Christmas mood (all presents are bought and wrapped) and I have decorated my bedroom to the max. 1,177 more words
Previously: Bodie, California.
Although we wouldn’t officially know it until the end of 2008, a recession began in the United States in 2007. As anyone who lived through it knows, it was a bad one, claimed by many to be the worst financial crisis we’d seen since the Great Depression— and the effects of this crisis can still be seen in a chillingly literal way scattered across the landscape of the entire country: What are called… 1,150 more words