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Half Moon Bay, CA


Wednesday, August 14, 2013

We travel quite a bit with McD's job, and I can honestly say that we would never be able to stay at these nice places if it weren't business related. Let me tell you about this last trip. We went to Half Moon Bay, CA, and stayed at the Ritz-Carlton. (I told you we wouldn't be ...

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Together – in(RL)


Monday, April 29, 2013

In 2006, I never dreamt that I would actually meet Robin (Pensieve) in real life. It just so happened that we were able to meet face-to-face at the in(courage) in(RL) event. in(RL) = in (RealLife) It was their second year hosting this upside down conference, their words not mine. Women can tune into a webcast from home ...

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Thankful Thursday – Jan. 10, 2013


Thursday, January 10, 2013

Last month, December 2012, I went on my very first mission trip and this is a photo of our team. Let me introduce you to everyone. From the top, left to right: Trey, me, Amber, Jessica, Stephanie, Granny, Vanessa. Middle, left to right: Daryl, Bob, Jeff, Rob, Grant. Bottom, left to right: John, Shawn, Grant, ...

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Life, Lessons, & Love


Thursday, March 15, 2012

Let's see, where shall I begin? I have been living life instead of blogging, and I have really missed it.  I have thought about blogging while I'll be going and doing, but haven't sat down to actually write.  Hopefully I will get back in the groove.  I've been reading a lot of new books to review, trying ...

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Was That A Rat?


Thursday, February 2, 2012

Let me introduce all of you to Kevin.  Kevin is the one on the left, not the security guard.  Yesterday, I shared with you our dining experience at Fogo De Chao, and I mentioned that there was a funny story about our walk back to the hotel.  Well, here it is. The restaurant was a few blocks ...

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A Restaurant Experience in D.C. – Fogo De Chao


Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Fogo De Chao is a Brazilian Steakhouse.  Fogo De Chao means fire on the ground, the gaucho way of preparing meat. We made reservations for our group, hoping this would be a new experience for everyone.  It turns out that the only person that had been to this type of restaurant before was McD.  He knew ...

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