Memorial Day 2012

 In memory of those who gave the ultimate sacrifice so that we can be free  A man’s country is not a certain area of land, of mountains, rivers, and woods, but it is a principle and patriotism is loyalty to that principle.                                                                                                  –  George William Curtis

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May 28, 2012

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Dragons breathe good luck into 2012

For everyone born in 1916, 1928, 1940, 1952, 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000 (and those coming in 2012, like my newest nephew today)  – this is your year and it’s gonna be a lucky one!  According to Chinese lore, 2012 is the year of the Dragon and it means prosperity for all. The Chinese Zodiac consists […]

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20 gift ideas for people who like to travel

Some of these I already own and love, and some are on my wish list. Prices range from free to a few hundred dollars but I’m sure all would be appreciated. Happy shopping! iPod Touch – This is the single most useful object I have ever owned, and I’m not exaggerating when I say I […]

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