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Observations of the Past Weeks (4/18/14)

The time for the Observations of the Past Weeks from Twitter and Facebook has rolled around once again. Read on, and then follow along on social media to catch all of the latest. My brain has apparently taken a vacation for the weekend. I hope it comes back. And brings …

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Pop Century Resort at Walt Disney World

Last summer, we went on a Disney Cruise with our friends the Riedels to celebrate both couples’ 20th wedding anniversaries. And we decided to extend the fun just a little longer with a short visit to Walt Disney World. We were looking to go the rather inexpensive route for our …

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The Burnsland List of Relevance (4/11/14)

Time once again for the Burnsland List of Relevance. Which is hopefully of relevance to you. And if it isn’t, just pretend like it is for a few minutes and keep on reading. Cookies – They are so important that a web browser can’t function without them. Just like me. …

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The Beach at Dunn’s River Falls in Jamaica

Previously, we took a look at Dunn’s River Falls, a beautiful natural waterfall near Ocho Rios, Jamaica. All of that water rushing down the falls has to go somewhere. But it doesn’t go just anywhere – it empties out into the Caribbean Sea at a beautiful beach. For some, the …

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Observations of the Past Weeks (4/4/14)

Here they are once again, the observations of the past two weeks from Twitter and Facebook. Humor is implied, but not guaranteed. Today’s word of the day is “Gesundheit.” In case you are wondering. (Most people messed up and just said, “Bless you.” No secret word points for them.) It …

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Pickwick Landing Dam

After our church’s Couples Retreat at Pickwick Landing State Park ended, we took a little time to visit the Pickwick Landing Dam. After all, without the dam, there probably wouldn’t be a state park there, because there wouldn’t be a lake there. The Pickwick Landing Dam was constructed on the …

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Pickwick Landing State Park

Last weekend, we were at Pickwick Landing State Park in Tennessee for our church’s second annual Couples’ Retreat. We had been to Pickwick a couple of times last year, once for the first Couples’ Retreat and then again for a weekend getaway, so we were happy to be back here …