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The lost art of reminiscing.

We went to a slide show. Not your 1970’s type where those ‘celluloid in a plastic frame’ images were projected on a wall. It was a modern ‘stick the flash drive thing’ into that monitor in the lounge room that also has a television tuner in it. 297 more words

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Virginia 2015: Headed Out...

Day 1 – Sunday, October 4, 2015

Our first day of vacation was the usual assortment of logistics and fatigue. Jon’s cousin got married the day before we flew out, so we were out late partying with family. 370 more words

Iceland's Golden Circle in Winter

Here’s a fun fact I learned about Iceland today: they have a 32-letter alphabet, and none of those letters is Z. Z was a part of the alphabet until 1973, until they got rid of it entirely. 753 more words


A Snowy Day in South Iceland

In many ways, growing up in the midwest prepared me for Iceland: digging my car out of the snow, driving in snow, falling on my ass in the snow and pretending nothing ever happened, etc. 690 more words


Virginia 2015: A Trip is Born...

A trip to Virginia had been brewing for awhile. The historic sites!  The Presidential homes!  The Civil War connection.  It was my turn to choose a vacation in 2013 (yes, 2013, you read that correctly), and I wanted to go to Virginia. 484 more words

10 top winter destinations for Christmas in Greece.

Winter is coming, Christmas are in less than a month. Summer will be late, however this doesn’t mean that 1,496 more words


missing the beach

I have to say I am missing the beach and warmer temperatures.

I would even go to Fort Myers Beach over Daytona right now because Fort Myers is warmer. 36 more words