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A Weekend At The JW Marriott At L.A. Live

For the second year in a row, I spent a weekend at the JW Marriott L.A. Live while attending a writing conference in Los Angeles.

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In The Mist Of Niagara Falls

Nearly a year ago now, my wife successfully ran her first half marathon. She did it in Canada, too, so maybe – I don’t know – with the metric system and all, it’s not a half marathon. Kidding! While she ran with a friend, I walked along the river and admired the falls with some […]

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Reigniting My Travel Blog

It’s been a long time since I’ve written about travel. Far too long, actually. More than two years. Actually, based on today’s date, it’s closer to three years now than two. My wife noticed that. And I’m guessing it’s something she’s been sitting on for a while, the way she brought it up when we […]

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A Look Ahead To 2016

Without sounding like a complete bust here, I’ve got a lot of repeat visits coming up in 2016. There’s a reason for that, though, which I’ll get to in a moment. First, what’s on tap for the new year…

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The Ghosts Of Christmas 2015

What a busy, busy year! Whew. And I’m thankful for every minute of it.

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Spotting Wildlife in the Tetons and Yellowstone

We saw so much wildlife in the Tetons and Yellowstone, that my girlfriend and I started naming the animals. No, nothing like Bob or Susie. We created fun names – at least we thought so, laughing as we pointed and shouted them out throughout the trip – and a whole bunch of great memories. Here […]

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My First Time Camping in Yellowstone

My first time camping was my first time camping in Yellowstone. Well, I suppose that’s not entirely true. I did a little camping with my parents and the Boy Scouts when I was a kid, but that’s so many years ago I don’t really recall it beyond the roasted marshmallows, some swimming, and those awesome […]

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Yellowstone’s Grand Prismatic

I’ve not been able to see Yellowstone’s Grand Prismatic either of the previous two times I’ve visited the national park. The parking lot for both the boardwalk and the trail to the overlook were¬†way too packed, and there was too much else to see and do for me to sit and wait for a spot […]

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