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RAINIER CHERRIES

Rainier Cherry, just the name sounds special. Normally found in markets from late July to early August –  they are available now, one slight week early.  Cherries have a narrow window as it is but the Rainier Cherry is available for…

THOUGHTS FOR THE 4TH

THOUGHTS FOR THE 4TH OF JULY On Memorial Day we celebrate our veterans and for some of us those that meant the most to us, no longer here.  Labor Day we celebrate the people that are the backbone of this…

THE BUS LEFT WITHOUT ME…

Leaving from Cancun on a bus a friend and I got off for some water. We heard the bus start up and ran out to see the dust from the tires and our friends waving from the rear window. They…

TIPS ON TIPPING WHILE TRAVELING

 TIPPING AROUND THE WORLD   By around the world, I mean a selection of countries that will represent the basic rules for tipping where ever you are.  It can change dramatically depending on geographics, the economy of the country, religion, cultural restrictions…

WIKIPEDIA – ABBESSES METRO

TALK: Abbesses (Paris Metro) From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search The Paris Metro opened in 1900. Hector Guimard was the architect responsble for the Art Nouveau entrances in that day. Today there are only two of these…

ROCKING IN THE PARK

Rocking in the Park Lots of baby boomers celebrate the Summer of Love By Debra Amundson Special to The Epoch Times Sep 15, 2007 Love and peace permeated San Francisco this past weekend as the Summer of Love Anniversary Concert…