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  • Personal – Dreaming of Travel

    whoops – got caught up in work stuff.  Sorry for the delayed post all 6 of you reading!  😉 I haven’t been on a real vacation in a long time.  Yes, I’ve traveled – the Boy and I did long weekends in Richmond, Denver, Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains, and New York City last year.  But […]

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  • Event – Virginia State Fair

    State fairs feel like such uniquely AMERICAN things.  The initial idea of gathering agricultural and livestock displays isn’t unique to the US, but what it has become in the years since it started seems unlike anything that happens elsewhere in the world.  My main experience with state fairs has been with the New York State Fair […]

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  • Travel – Denver

    I’m going to be very upfront with this – people who know Denver will read some of what I’m about to write and say, “But that’s Boulder, not Denver!” and I’m going to say…you have a larger metro area than you think.  Broaden your horizons.  But it’s also just true.  The city of Denver isn’t […]