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6 States, 9 Trips, 15 Weeks

I’m not one of those “I hate to travel” people, but my schedule so far in 2008 has me leaning in that direction more than ever. I’ve done more travel in the past four months than in any year of my life so far. Where I’ve Been So Far This Year It started with what […]

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Random Thursday Night Thought

I wonder… When traveling, why does the return trip always seem faster than the ‘leaving’ trip? Case in point: On Monday, I drove to Seattle. Trip time: 3 hours, 15 minutes. Today, I came home from Seattle. Trip time: 4 hours. Despite the evidence, today’s drive absolutely sailed by. Monday’s drive seemed like it took […]

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Vacation Photos Galore

One of the great things about Web 2.0 is that it’s now kinda cool to sit down and share vacation photos with friends — not like back in the old days when you’d sit in the living room and go through slide-by-slide while Grandma or somebody tries to explain every little detail in the photo. […]

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Google Maps Tells Me to Kill Myself and Tourists

Part of the family vacation last week involved taking the kids down into Philadelphia to see the historic sites — Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell, National Constitution Center, etc. It was a great, great day and a good time was had by all. Perhaps more about that stuff later, but the point of this post […]

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Finally Home

Outdoor Fridge Originally uploaded by Matt McGee I like Seattle. I like visiting Seattle. I just don’t like getting stuck in Seattle and spending an extra day in Seattle when I should be home. After the Big Ice and Snow Storm of 2008 shut down Tri-Cities Airport on Sunday, I finally made it home today, […]

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