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Norman & Marshall’s 8th Annual Christmas Party

Good times, great food, amazing friends!  Highlights of the party include some amusingly competitive games of pool, laughs at the fire pit walking away smelling like a fire place, amazing pulled pork, pickled onions, SPICY salsa, and chicken enchilada casserole — not to mention the…

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Australia-New Zealand 2013 Day 2 (Opera House & Zoo Tours)

0600 Sydney Time – I called down to the front desk to inquire about having the complementary breakfast delivered (like they do in Washington D.C. for a nominal delivery charge), and was surprised to find that they only offered it in the dining room.  We…

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Australia-New Zealand 2013 Day 2 (Sydney Chopper & Scenic Lunch)

0805 Sydney Time Arrive in Sydney – We were first off the plane and made our way to the immigration and customs area. While everyone else in our party went through the express immigration line, I decided to take advantage of my Global Entry status…

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Weekend in Alaska

It’s that time of year again… time to make sure we get enough miles to maintain our elite status despite the apparent lack of work travel (which is mind boggling considering how much we travel for work!!) So we decided to make a quick run…

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2013 Cherry Blossom Festival – Washington, DC

This was my first time seeing the Japanese cherry blossom trees in DC.  The trees blossomed a little late due to winter’s iron grip on the district…

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