Category Archives: Travel

BOOK REVIEW, THE URANTIA BOOK

2097 PAGES…….copy written and published in 1955. I bought my copy in 1976……………over the years I’d pick it up and try to read it. For some reason I just never was able to “get into it”………….I’d look at the “index”………..I’d … Continue reading

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Karin Fossum, Norwegian author, Another Great Scandinavian Writer!

As I’ve said before, it all started with The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo! I figured that there had to be other great writers “across the waters” and I’ve found at least 7 so far……….and I’m sure there are many … Continue reading

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Update Review/ Hallmark Movies/Upcoming New Movies for Valentine’s Day!

If you enjoyed the new Christmas movies last year, get ready for another 5 starting this Saturday night for 5 nights leading into the Valentines’ Day weekend! Do like I do, record them and play them later when you have … Continue reading

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ARNALDUR INDRIDASON, ANOTHER GREAT AUTHOR FROM ICELAND

I just finished book 9 in the Detective Erlendur series,  STRANGE SHORES. This is the last book in this series and it all started with JAR CITY. I highly recommend starting with Jar City and reading them in natural order. … Continue reading

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John Grisham, Gray Mountain, book review

John Grisham scores again with a good book about a certain topic concerning law. This time it is the cold mines of Appalachia. You’ll learn a lot about that region of our country and the hard times people in those … Continue reading

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LAND OF 10,000 LAKES, MN………………IN PARTICULAR PLAINVEIW, ROCHESTER, AND WABASHA AREAS

10,000 LAKES AND MILLIONS OF GREAT PEOPLE! YEP, YOU BETCHA!  THE LAND IS FILLED WITH LAKES AND SOME OF THE BEST PEOPLE IN THE WORLD. If you thought that all of the corn in the USA was in Kansas or … Continue reading

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FRENCH LICK, INDIANA RESORT AREA GREAT STORY ABOUT THE COOKS

FRENCH LICK, IN     WAY OUT FROM ANYWHERE,YOU’LL FIND THE RESORT. You ride and ride and finally just before you think…………this can’t be the right place you turn a corner and there it is! One  part is a good ways off  … Continue reading

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THE BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL

GREAT MOVIE! SOME MOVIES REALLY HAVE A GREAT MESSAGE TO THEM! This one certainly does that! Life is short…………….what we do with it is important! Don’t waste a lot of time doing what you don’t want to do! DO WHAT … Continue reading

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