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OKC Teems with Cultural Activity

As we planned our trip across the country, we felt that allocating two whole days to Oklahoma City was going to be plenty of time. When you think about the state of Oklahoma, you probably don’t think of a bustling metropolis teeming with cultural activity. This, however, would be a gross misunderstanding. As we’re learning [...]

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States #21-25 in Photos

Florida In Key West, roosters abound. We took 80 photos of roosters while in the “Southernmost City” of the United States, but this one is my favorite. I imagine this is what the world would look like after an apocalypse where only roosters (and hens) survive and rise to reign as the animals in control. [...]

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States #16-20 in Photos

I promised you another helping of photos. They really should have gone up yesterday, but Mark and I didn’t clearly communicate with one another and I dropped the ball. (Two juicy relationship tips: Learn how to be an effective communicator &  admit fault when you’re wrong) So, a day late, I present to you MIMMA: [...]

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States #11-15 in Photos

Ahh, it’s been awhile since the last photo update, but the long wait is over. With no new sporting event until March 17, you can look forward to another state photos post next week. Hooray! Email subscribers, be sure to “view images” or click through to the website to be able to see the photos! [...]

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Christmas Drama

When you think of your favorite and most special holiday memories, they likely involve being with family and friends. Such thoughts of being with those I love the most during Christmastime flooded into my mind while walking down the ornament and fake snow aisle in Walmart a few days after Halloween. Then, I began thinking [...]

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Birthday Linkz

Tomorrow is my birthday! We’re spending it in South Dakota, a place I thought I may never see and certainly never expected to celebrate a birthday there. We will be exploring Jewel Cave and then heading to Mount Rushmore- something I’ve wanted to do since I was seven! We’ll end the day with hoarding all [...]

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States #6-10 in Photos

We are officially 12 states in! We’ve taken approximately 7,000 photos. 90% of them end up deleted or banished to a life of neglect on the external storage devices, the the other 10% include decent pictures…and ones that are below. New Mexico This staircase in the Loretto Chapel in Santa Fe, NM is somewhat of an [...]

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First Five States in Photos

We are officially 12 states in! I’ve taken approximately 7,000 photos. 90% of them end up deleted or banished to a life of neglect on the external storage devices, the the other 10% include decent pictures…and ones that are below. California Ahh California. This photo is from the International Surf Festival Charlie Saikley Six Man [...]

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Happy Anniversary, Mark!

Three years ago today I married the man, the myth, the legend, and my best friend, Mr. Mark T. Slattery. In honor of this occasion, I have for you, dear reader, seven key plays from the famed Mark Slattery’s Playbook for How to Score a Wife. It details all you need to know to land [...]

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Detour: Detroit

Recently Mark and I ditched The Highland Flinger in a Phoenix Airport Parking lot and took flight to Detroit where we played some featherbowling. You’ve never heard of featherbowling? That may be because Cadieux Cafe in Detroit is the only place in the United States you can partake in the Belgian delicacy.     It’s [...]

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