Monthly Archives: February 2012

Leap Year

Every four years, February 29th, appears on our calendars.  Check out a few things that happened on this day in history…. 46 b.c.  - Julius Caesar proclaims the first leap year. 1692 – Sarah Goode, Sarah Osborne, and Tituba were … Continue reading

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RETIREMENT!!!!!!

Next stop……………………… Today is the day.  Jim’s last day of work.  Retirement begins tomorrow. Retirement:  That’s when you return from work one day and say, “Hi, Honey, I’m home – forever.”  ~Gene Perret I am so happy for my dear … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk Scrapbooking

“Just as pieces stitched together in a quilt warm our bodies, scrapbooks bind together memories to warm our hearts.” ~Author Unknown Another passion I have is scrapbooking.  It does go with photography and travel, but I also scrapbook lots of … Continue reading

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CLOSED: Places We Never Got To See or Will Never See Again – (post 1 of a series)

Often when I am searching the web for current travel itinerary’s I find information on places that no longer exist.  I have discovered that once I run across a closed attraction I become obsessed with finding out all the information … Continue reading

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Follow Me/Subscribe

Several people have asked me to put a follow me/subscribe option on my blog, and I would love to.  However, I guess I am not quite as computer savvy as I thought I was.  I have read forums and searched … Continue reading

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Website – In it’s infancy, but up and running

Well I think I have finally decide on a format for my website, http://www.tripswithtwo.com/.  I have long toyed with it, and it has gone through many incarnations, and nothing seemed to work for me.  I have so many interests and … Continue reading

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Volunteering – Discover why some of the richest people in the world are not millionaires, they are volunteers……Jobail Brcelona

I began volunteering at the Memorial of Perpetual Tears DWI Victims’ Memorial, shortly after my great niece Rachel Amaris Elliott was killed by a drunk driver.  The Memorial was nearing completion at the time of her death in February 2008. … Continue reading

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Yay – Finally Getting Some Interest – Now Down To Real Blogging

Well, is seems I am actually getting some interest.  Hard to obtain followers if there is nothing to follow.  But now that I see some activity has begun, I will start in earnest.  I found an interesting blog today in … Continue reading

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