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A city mourns as beloved Phillie Jonathan Papelbon is traded

Philadelphia, PA – What will undoubtedly be remembered as one of the darkest days in Philadelphia Phillies history, franchise saves leader Jonathan Papelbon was traded yesterday to the Washington Nationals for a AA pitcher. 310 more words


DC By Night

If you’ve ever been to DC in the summertime, you know how crowded it gets. People from all over the world, not to mention the USA, flock to the National Mall and surrounding areas to see the Smithsonian museums and the famous monuments. 345 more words


Travel Hacks – Doing Things for Free

Travelling can be an expensive beast, I have been known to send an SOS email home during the last week of a trip asking to “borrow” some money to get me through to the end. 363 more words


Tacoma, Washington

Tacoma, Washington

This has been such an eventful day, and full of such diversity in geography, that it’s difficult to recap everything.  I woke up this morning feeling rejuvenated, courtesy of my time spent in Wallowa County.   705 more words

Why I love microcars

Three years ago, I had no idea what I microcar was. I remember seeing them – most vividly on the streets of Italy when my family went there when I was 10. 844 more words

ACTIVE WASHINGTON FIRES for Tuesday, July 28 2015

FIRE SUMMARY – Statewide Stats

  • 2 Not Contained Large Fires
  • 4 “New” Fires for 4 acres


Man, that was fun!

1450 miles of sweet, twisty tarmac, and some truly special scenery. A very refreshing weekend getaway!

I’d been looking at a map recently, and thinking about taking a long weekend to ride to some areas up in Washington state that I hadn’t yet had the opportunity to check out. 1,272 more words