Monthly Archives: September 2013

Entry 273: Do I Have a Job for You!

Do you have what it takes to be a horological conservator? If you do, or if you even know what a horological conservator is, there’s a job opening you should know about. (Hint: It has nothing to do with Stephen … Continue reading

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Entry 272: Murder Most Fowl

Have you heard the big news? The U.S. Federal Department of Agriculture has approved four Chinese poultry processors to begin shipping meat to the U.S. I can’t wait! I love Chinese chicken. Sometimes it comes with three nuts, sometimes it’s … Continue reading

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Entry 271: What We Did on Our Summer Vacation, Series Finale

Continued from last post… Thursday, August 29. Banff. 6:45am MT: Our last breakfast, which is very much like the Last Supper, only with French toast. I haven’t said much about the food on this trip, which has been delicious, if … Continue reading

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Entry 270: What We Did on Our Summer Vacation, Part 8

Continued from last post… Wednesday, August 28. Banff. 9:00am MT: We will start our last day with a river float adventure. River floating is a lot like white water rafting in that there is a river involved. It’s not as … Continue reading

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Entry 269: What We Did on Our Summer Vacation, Part 7

Continued from last post… Tuesday, August 27. Lake Louise. 5:30am MT: We look out our window to see the famous Lake Louise sunrise. This is so popular that you can even tell the front desk to give you a sunrise … Continue reading

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Entry 268: What We Did on Our Summer Vacation, Part 6

Continued from last post… Monday, August 26. Jasper to Lake Louise. 11:30am MT: Well, good news and bad news. The good news is that it’s finally cold enough for me to wear my warm clothes. The bad news is that … Continue reading

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Entry 267: What We Did on Our Summer Vacation, Part 5

Continued from last post… Saturday, August 24. On the Train. 6:30am PT: We slept remarkably well on the train, considering Barbara was in the top bunk and was, initially, nauseous. That alone should have kept me up all night but didn’t. … Continue reading

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