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Visited my mom back in Indiana over the Christmas holiday. Indiana is where I’m from…but it ceased being “home” a long time ago. I grew up in a small town. All everyone wants to do is escape it. Can’t blame them. Not a lot of good jobs. Not a lot of stuff to do. The “big city” was (and is) Fort Wayne and that’s where a lot of people end up. In… Read More

Out last full day in London. The time has gone by so fast! Today didn’t really have a theme. It was an odd-ands-ends day full of random things we wanted to do. Namely, Greenwich, a River Thames boat ride, a Beatles Walking Tour, Westminster Abbey tour, and some shopping. In the morning we took the tube to Canary Wharf, changed to Docklands Light Railway (the Oyster card for the tube works on… Read More

The sun came out and it stopped raining! We returned to London from Windsor Castle and decided to make the most of it. We went back to some of the major tourists sites again and got some nice photos. Also, some photos of both me and mom–something that we had been neglecting to do! We took the tube from Paddington to our first stop: Earl’s Court tube station. Outside is a police… Read More