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My Travel Goal

My Travel Goal

Many years ago I set a goal for myself: to visit all 50 states before I die.  I set this goal after returning from a cross-country adventure in my late 20’s.  I visited quite a few states on that trip, and realized I was already halfway to meeting the goal.  Therefore it seemed attainable.  I … Continue reading

Facebook Tip – status updates from a mobile device

Just as I was about to start posting more information about the recent Facebook updates like Lists and Notifications, today they launched another major change. So now the News Feed on the home page looks and functions completely differently with Top Stories, and a “ticker” on the right side.  It has caused a minor uproar … Continue reading

Must eats for the summer

Summertime, and the living is easy….and the food is yummy.  I’ve been thinking about all the great summertime treats to be enjoyed, but for the most part I’ve only been enjoying one of them: ice cream.  Seems like we’ve been going out for ice cream several times a week and it’s hard to say no … Continue reading

Not Everything is Easy

Some things are hard to do.  That doesn’t mean that they cannot be accomplished.  But they may involve some work; a little elbow grease.  Some practice, determination and dedication. But it seems in our society, we want it all, we want to be experts but we don’t want to break a sweat.  Like the people … Continue reading

Mother/Daughter Day

        See that nice picture up there of the bridge spanning the Piscataqua river between New Hampshire and Maine? That photo was taken by my 10-year old daughter on our recent fun-filled “Mother-Daughter Day”.  We made crepes for breakfast, went shopping, had lunch and dinner out, got our nails done, and bopped around downtown … Continue reading

Back to Life, Back to Reality

The first day back to work after a vacation is always the hardest.  But what got me through the morning commute in the rain, the 250+ e-mails in my inbox, and an afternoon headache, were thoughts of my recent vacation to Turks & Caicos. Ahhhh…… A relaxing time was had by all.