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Tastebuds Gone Afoul

December 27, 2012 by  
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By Renie Stag Smith I hate paella.  I had it only once, but I won’t ever touch it again. Oh, I like all of the ingredients that go into good paella – chicken, sausage, shrimp, clams, bell peppers, onions, rice. But it was what was going on during the eating of the paella that turned […]

Featured Interview: Military Working Dog Teams National Monument with John Burnam

December 18, 2012 by  
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The Military Working Dog Teams National Monument John Burnam guests It’s taken John Burnam over 10 years to get a national monument approved and created for the Military Working Dog Teams.  But it was a passion for him as a dog handler in the military while in Vietnam. Now it has all come together and […]

Falling In Love Again

December 18, 2012 by  
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By Renie Stag Smith What did I miss most in the short time that I was retired from teaching? I missed the students and their eagerness. I missed the other educators and their inspiration. I missed important milestones in the school year—homecoming, Christmas choir concert, prom, graduation. I even missed grading essays.  (Well, maybe not […]

Featured Interview: How the Blue Angels helped save Christmas with Gen. Pete Osman

December 11, 2012 by  
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Gen. Pete Osman: How the Blue Angels brought Christmas to the Hurricane Sandy kids Toys for Tots has been around for 65 years. This year the organization teamed up with the Blue Angels and their C-130 (affectionately called Fat Albert) to bring toys to the children in the northeast displaced because of Hurricane Sandy. In our 10 […]

Pam’s Holiday Gift List

December 11, 2012 by  
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Pam’s Holiday Gift List We all are looking for THAT gift, the one that is out-of-the-ordinary, that makes someone’s face light up.  I’ve put together a list of items from lip glosses with lights, to Punjammies from India that should help you find that unique and heart-warming gift.  Filled with a healthy dose of gifts […]

Holiday Gift List

December 10, 2012 by  
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It’s that time of the year when we scramble and search for that perfect gift for everyone on our list. Anna’s List Every year I struggle with new ideas for getting my loved ones gifts. I tend to outdo myself each year making it harder and harder to buy gifts. This year, I sat down […]

Trains, Buses and the Chunnel: Adventures in Europe Pt 2

December 10, 2012 by  
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By Renie Stag Smith Read Part 1: Here Part 2 Since it had been my fault that Laurie and I ended up traveling for 12 hours from London to Paris on a rickety, smelly, old bus and a fossilized ferry across the English Channel, I decided that I would get us back to London in […]

Nicholas’s Gift List

December 10, 2012 by  
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Gizmos and Gadgets for the World Traveler Nicholas Beatty has spent the last several years travelling on several continents.  Most recently, he spent at extended amount of time in Italy, in Reggio Nell’Emilia.  His list this year has perfect gift suggestions for the traveler… whether they are going across the state, or around the globe.  Using his extensive […]

Anna’s Holiday Gift List

December 10, 2012 by  
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Anne’s Holiday Gift List Every year I struggle with new ideas for getting my loved ones gifts. I tend to outdo myself each year making it harder and harder to buy gifts. This year, I sat down and did a little planning and culled some ideas from various online and print resources and came up […]

Doctor of Oriental Medicine Dr. Lisa Borg: December 4th, 2012

December 4, 2012 by  
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Acupuncturist and Doctor of Oriental Medicine Dr. Lisa Borg Traditional Chinese Medicine, also known as TCM, includes a range of traditional medicine practices originating in China. Although well accepted in the mainstream of medical care throughout East Asia, it is considered an alternative medical system in much of the Western world. But what exactly can […]