There is so much joy to be had in a shared passion or hobby. You see, my son shares the passion of baseball with his fellow ball players and over the years, this has turned into a true brotherhood. These friendships not only give them an opportunity to learn skills in a supportive environment, but they also boost self-esteem and…

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Mardi Gras is strongly connected to the Catholic Church it marks the last day before the start of Lent, a time of fasting and repentance. This is why in New Orleans the cops shut down the party at midnight. Yes, even the famous Bourbon Street closes at midnight. The holiday became popular around the fest of foods that would be…

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I have always heard, Kacie, you need go on a cruise. Wrong-O … I have zero desire to EVER go on one. I will be honest I’m even hesitant to ‘cruise’ on a ferry. My travel friend, (partner in crime) Anna, and I certainly didn’t consider ourselves ‘cruisers’ on this day! The wind and weather was a complete and total…

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