Monthly Archives: December 2014

Come In

For most people it’s time to reflect back on the previous year, assess the good, correct the bad, and make promises to yourself that you’re never going to keep. I don’t do that. I quit making New Year’s resolutions a … Continue reading

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Holiday Wishes from Travel Tails

When the shopping, the driving, the packing, the wrapping The cooking, the drinking, the caroling, the laughing When family and friends have all come and gone At the end of your travels, may your heart lead you home. Merry Christmas, … Continue reading

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Death of the Christmas Frog

He was to have had a place of honor aboard the ship, to soar with the stars, and be a shinning beacon of Christmas cheer. Alas, the winds could not carry him, nor could his tiny legs bear the turbulent … Continue reading

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Paradise Coast

Like most days, we started out with a plan. Like the best days, it changed. We began our morning by cruising over to Naples for the Naples Botanical Garden’s Sunday dog walk. I thought it was the perfect time to … Continue reading

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Duck Gumbo

Held every Thanksgiving week, and coinciding with the opening of duck season in Arkansas, the city of Stuttgart, rice and duck capital of the world, hosts the Wings Over the Prairie Festival and World Championship Duck Calling contest. It’s the … Continue reading

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