Monthly Archives: August 2015

End of the Vacation

“No one realizes how beautiful it is to travel until he comes home and rests his head on his old, familiar pillow.” – Lin Yutang The emotional geography of traveling contains predictable highs and lows. The specifics vary from one … Continue reading

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The Charm of Life in the Slow Lane

“What day is it?” asked Pooh. “It’s today,” squeaked Piglet. “My favorite day,” said Pooh. — A. A. Milne, Winnie the Pooh   We all need real life reminders of the charm of stopping to smell the flowers and doing … Continue reading

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Carlsbad Caverns — Wow!

“I am wholly conscious of the feebleness of my efforts to convey in words the deep conflicting emotions, the feeling of fear and awe, and the desire for an inspired understanding of the Divine Creator’s work which present to the … Continue reading

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What Are Your Hotel Pet Peeves?

The internet in hotels should be free – and I really resent it when they charge you five dollars for a bottle of water beside your bed. – Francis Ford Coppola Holiday Inn’s old advertising slogan is one of the … Continue reading

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