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Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Brand

On Friday we went to see the opening show of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.  Our girls were particularly excited as their English Friend, Abby performed a lead role in the musical.  What strike me most was how well the show … Continue reading

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USA Swimming

Spent the weekend at a swim meet where my oldest was on a relay team for the freestyle and medley relays.  It was an absolutely wonderful day filled with ups and     downs, and lots of fun!  One thing … Continue reading

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World Trade Center Reflections

    While on our trip to New York City, we stopped by the World Trade Center Memorial and it was definitely memorable.  See, the last time we visited NYC was in November of 2001, weeks after 9/11.  Thinking back on … Continue reading

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The Cake Boss

We recently returned from a trip to New York City.  On our drive in, we stopped over at Carlo’s Bake Shop, home of the Cake Boss.  For those of you who have not seen it the Cake Boss follows a … Continue reading

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A Family That Plays Together…

We have a saying in our house “A family that plays together, stays together.”  This weekend our family ran in a local race – My wife and oldest ran the full course and my youngest and I ran the short … Continue reading

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I work as a product support manager, and one responsibility of my job is to learn more about our customers.  To know the customer, you have to understand their culture and the best way is to immerse yourself into it. … Continue reading

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Hawaii Vacation – Sort of… So one item on my bucket list is to complete a full Ironman.  Thats a 2.6 Mile Swim, 112 Mile Bike and 26.2 Mile Run.  While there are many of these events held around the … Continue reading

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