Last hike of the year

Because what else is there to do on an early weekend morning? Every year I make a list of places I’d like to go visit. That doesn’t always happen and my Bucket List is getting longer. This year has passed quicker than I was expecting…

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Insurance Shopping-what to avoid.

Insurance rates are on the rise. Be wise.  Working in the insurance industry has thought me many things, but one thing indefinite; insurance rates will never go down. If anyone ever tells you otherwise, they are lying. Many consumers are unaware of the few things…

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Savings at your fingertips. Literally!

You can find savings everywhere. Who doesn’t like to save money or get freebies? Okay, so I know a few people who don’t give a rats ass about saving a few bucks. They have money growing on a tree somewhere, so clearly this will not interest them. …

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Visit to Stolzenfels Castle

Europe is very fascinating for their architecture and history. If you are making plans to visit Europe and love old architecture as much as I do, you have to see  Stolzenfels Castle in Koblenz, Germany. This 13th century castle was destroyed by the french in…

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Visiting Schloss Bürresheim Castle

I was always fascinated with castles and old ruins. There is something mystical about them. My bucket list is long and includes many I still want to visit. Europe has many absolutely fascinating structures and here is one that you should definitely put on your list…

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Unboxing Christmas-one memory at a time.

I grew up with the tradition of celebrating Christmas to its fullest. All the baking and cooking of delightful dishes we don’t have on regular basis kept my grandmother extra busy days before the actual holiday.  For the men in the family,  Christmas Tree Hunting…

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The Pricks of The Desert

I love hiking. My bucket list is full of different trails I have yet to explore.  The weather is finally cooperating so I am able to take my hiking companion and not worry about overheating. The summers are brutal here, so I use those months…

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