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::Dramatic Television Voice:: Four cameras. Eleven days. Two states. Over 2000 pictures. Out of this, *brillig* will attempt to craft a cogent, interesting diary three cogent interesting diaries in ...
by brillig
Comment Count 56 comments on Tue Sep 10, 2013 at 07:00 PM PDT with 39 Recommends
North Cascades Hwy (In red) For the third year in a row my wife and I, along with another couple, traveled the North Cascades Highway to spend three nights in two chalets surrounded by farmland ...
by John Crapper
Comment Count 27 comments on Sun Sep 08, 2013 at 04:37 PM PDT with 46 Recommends
::Dramatic Television Voice:: Four cameras. Eleven days. Two states. Over 2000 pictures. Out of this, *brillig* will attempt to craft a cogent, interesting diary in the time provided. Remember, she ...
by brillig
Comment Count 51 comments on Tue Sep 03, 2013 at 07:00 PM PDT with 42 Recommends
We are starting to see a lot of news articles talking about "reshoring". “There is evidence here of reshoring because of transportation costs and lead times,” Mr Bergmann said. “The ...
by gjohnsit
Comment Count 206 comments on Tue Sep 03, 2013 at 08:40 AM PDT with 295 Recommends
When we last left my summer vacation it was the night before we were going to arrive in Bermuda. Follow me below the whirlpool on the bow for the rest of the story. But First, A Word From Our ...
by cohenzee
Comment Count 50 comments on Wed Aug 28, 2013 at 07:00 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
Continuing the story This is part 3 in a mini-series, describing my recent vacation trip to the Baltic region. Part 1 began in Amsterdam, and can be found here . Part 2 began the cruise portion of ...
by lotac
Comment Count 23 comments on Tue Aug 27, 2013 at 12:16 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
Continuing the story This is part 2 in a mini-series, describing my recent vacation trip to the Baltic region. If you missed part 1, or need a recap, you can find it here . In this installment, we ...
by lotac
Comment Count 24 comments on Wed Aug 21, 2013 at 12:31 PM PDT with 43 Recommends
What this is all about In late July and into August, I was one of a foursome of travellers on a cruise vacation around the Baltic region, originating in Amsterdam. The group consisted of my partner ...
by lotac
Comment Count 52 comments on Mon Aug 19, 2013 at 01:01 PM PDT with 58 Recommends
I like the Florida Aquarium, in Tampa. Though it's not to the scale of the much larger Monterey Aquarium, it's quite a bit bigger than most other Aquariums I've been in, it has a lot of exhibits ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 24 comments on Wed Aug 14, 2013 at 12:14 PM PDT with 27 Recommends
I had a couple of different topics to which to pick from for tonight's diary. I first thought about writing about my birthday since it's a couple of weeks away. But considering the day of my birth ...
by cohenzee
Comment Count 81 comments on Mon Aug 12, 2013 at 07:00 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
Costa Rica is a gorgeous place. Saw everything from monkeys to crocodiles to millipedes. There's nothing quite like being woken up by howler monkeys at 5 in the morning. The highlight: the group (I ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 46 comments on Thu Aug 29, 2013 at 12:37 PM PDT with 44 Recommends
There is no place quite like Key West, Florida. In a state where the Goppers are a virtual single-party autocracy, Key West is an island of the brightest blue in a sea of red. Walking around the ...
by Lenny Flank
Comment Count 37 comments on Sat Aug 03, 2013 at 07:00 AM PDT with 42 Recommends
My diary about Netroots Nation 2013 is still incubating (read notes collecting still more dust). However, I thought I would take this opportunity to describe those parts of our California trip ...
by gizmo59
Comment Count 70 comments on Thu Jul 25, 2013 at 07:09 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
Welcome to the fourth installment of What's On My Kindle? What exactly is What's On My Kindle? This is my own little thing that I am going to be getting out every Saturday or Sunday (depending on ...
by Caedy
Comment Count 17 comments on Sun Jul 07, 2013 at 05:36 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
A wet and wonky welcome to you! Your host, your ol' fuzzy pal Marko, is slogging about in the rain this week. Just a couple of photos to share; too much work waiting to get done. And perhaps a bit ...
by Marko the Werelynx
Comment Count 20 comments on Fri Jul 05, 2013 at 01:07 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Not much time on the beach for most Americans. A few U.S. employers are giving workers the opportunity to buy added vacation time , which is quite a nifty ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 28 comments on Mon Jun 10, 2013 at 07:38 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
(Click to enlarge) UPDATE: Okay, yes, "supine" might be a better word choice here, if a tad clunky. But definition #2b for "prone" in ...
by Jen Sorensen
Comment Count 191 comments on Wed May 29, 2013 at 06:50 AM PDT with 39 Recommends
As you can see by Itzl's concerned look, this group is for us to check in at to let people know we are alive, doing OK, and not affected by such things as heat, blizzards, floods, wild fires, ...
by broths
Comment Count 21 comments on Fri May 24, 2013 at 09:55 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Does anyone on this site live in Costa Rica? Have been to Costa Rica? Know anyone who has retired to Costa Rica? Vacationed in Costa Rica? Is it a safe place to visit? Is the advertising ...
by SeaTurtle
Comment Count 49 comments on Sat May 04, 2013 at 07:21 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
I am sure each of you conjures up roughly the same images when I say "last week" ... images of the Boston Marathon bombing, aftermath and lockdown, and the West, Texas explosion. For me, however, ...
by brillig
Comment Count 53 comments on Tue Apr 23, 2013 at 07:00 PM PDT with 55 Recommends