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2 Days in the White Mountains

The bare trees stood a spooky blackish brown against the grey sky, their finger-y branches reaching out as if to grab someone.  The evergreens enjoyed their once-yearly time to shine as the brightest family in the neighborhood.  The mountains appeared to step forward, their white, grey, blue, and occasional purple unobscured by blooming flowers or… Read More 2 Days in the White Mountains

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Birthday Road Trip

The Diamond Lounge at Baltimore’s Horseshoe Casino was hopping for happy hour, but the bartender quickly served me the 2-for-1 special of the peach moscato that always lures me in.  My companion and I had substantial FreePlay, and blew through some at Horseshoe’s not-as-ample-as-it-used-to-be-but-still-good video poker before heading to happy hour, part two, at Binion’s,… Read More Birthday Road Trip