Monthly Archives: February 2006

Fat Tuesday and Mardi Gras

See what’s happening in New Orleans: Mardi Gras DetailsMardi Gras Blog   One of the greatest vacations I ever had was attending Mardi Gras in Germany… Frechen to be exact.  What a great time we had!!   Although it is … Continue reading

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Wow… Could I Be Any Happier With the Outcome of the Olymic Games?

Being an Austrian American with a parent from and family in Germany, I could not have been happier with the outcome of the Olympic Games. The 3 countries I route for all did amazingly well.  How fun!!   2006 MEDAL COUNT GOLD SILVER … Continue reading

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Maybe Being An Only Child Isn’t So Bad!!

Famous Dueling Siblings Who could Ann Landers write to if, say, her sister was acting like a total jerk? Apparently no one–because the sister in question was none other than Dear Abby*, the other world-famous newspaper advice columnist. After Abby … Continue reading

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Just Walked Through the Doors of Memory Lane

My husband Tim and I just came in from a late night out at a local club, the Galaxy Theatre.  We really had a great time!  It was a double billing tonight plus an opening act.  We saw Cashed Out … Continue reading

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Freedomland

My husband and I just got home from an evening out to dinner and the movies.  We went to see the new film… Freedomland.  I had a hard time concentrating because Julianna Moore’s character reminded me so much of a person I … Continue reading

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Orange County High School of the Arts

Posted date: 2/13/2006 Arts School Draws Creative Types, Business Backers CANVAS CAMPUS By Sherri Cruz Orange County Business Journal Staff Teen symphony: school’s orchestra, conducted by Instrumental Music Conservatory Director Christopher Russell It’s not pretty. The carpeting is worn and … Continue reading

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My Dad … And the Olympics

As I have been watching the Olympics the past few days I have been thinking a lot about my dad… as I do daily but even more during every Winter Olympics and other special times. There are so many special stories and … Continue reading

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