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Mt. St. Helens' Eruption: 35th Anniversary

On May 18th, 1980, those of us living in the Pacific Northwest got quite a shock. A mountain many of us had seen all our lives suddenly blew its top — quite literally. 428 more words

Travel Planning

Living in the Ending of Things

Where is that thing, I wondered as I dug deep in the back of the closet.

I know I have it. I’ve had it for years. 853 more words

World Travel

Planning Ahead for Travel -- Or Not -- to Everglades' Shark Valley

If you’ve ever traveled with us, you’ve probably seen our blue folder. It’s nothing fancy: just a simple folder with plastic sleeves inside. It’s our low-tech travel organizer: filled with all sorts of paperwork, maps, and information about our trip and travel destination. 548 more words

Travel Planning

Trip Planing

When I am at home running around NC I tend to do things on the spur of the moment. A trip to a new museum or to the pottery shops when the relatives visit are easy are to do quickly and do not need a real plan, but if we are traveling on more than an overnight trip, seriously planning starts. 500 more words

Adults Travel

Portland's Cinco de Mayo Fiesta

What’s the first thing most people think of when they hear Portland, Oregon? Rain, of course. And we do get our share plus a little, but we often have some lovely spring weather. 651 more words

Travel Planning

7 Travel Tips To Prevent Rainy Day Blues

When it comes to vacation, its hard to believe that not every day will be full of sunshine to match your sunny ‘I’m on vacation!’ attitude. 1,124 more words

Travel Planning

Animal Kingdom Lodge - A Kids-Eye View

We always hope that the little ones we bring along to Disney are going to love it.  So I thought it would be great to get a review of Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge from who else? 20 more words