Monthly Archives: June 2015

Red Flag

There are pickpockets in Paris.  Everyone tells you that.  These thieves hang out near tourist spots, and they’re quite good at stealing your things.   My father-in-law suggested that Kristy and I buy some clothing from Travelsmith–shirts and skirts with … Continue reading

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Living the Dream

   At some point when I was in third or fourth grade, someone gave my family a stack of National Geographic magazines that spanned the last few years of the 1980s.  On the cover of the July 1989 issue was … Continue reading

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