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Vote for Luke!

Vote for Luke! My son Luke was photographed for “Casting Call 2009” at i.d. & company in Caledonia. The models with the most votes will get a session with Inspirations Photography and a chance at some cool prizes. You may only vote ONCE per category – Luke is in this group: Boys: Group B-1 He’s… Read More

Day Four: Breakfast at Nat Geo

After a night of fun, Russ and I would be the first to admit it was a bit difficult to get up and get over to breakfast at National Geographic. But – neither of us would have missed this opportunity, so a few cups of coffee later, we were headed back up the street to… Read More

Adventures in DC: the Celebration!

On the evening of our third day in DC – it was time to experience the event that brought us there in the first place… The 2008 National Geographic ADVENTURE magazine’s Adventurer of the Year Celebration! This is an annual event that honoring those in the world of adventure whose extraordinary achievements have expanded our… Read More

Adventures in DC: Day Three – Museums

On our third day of our Washington, DC trip, we opted to try out the Metro system for transportation. We had heard from the concierge and other locals – the train is THE way to get around in DC conveniently and inexpensively. Going on the Metro was an experience in itself when you don’t know… Read More

From Us to You, Part 4

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Adventures in DC: Day Two – Touring by Trolley

After attempting to catch up on some much needed rest, Russ and I ate some snacks we had packed, grabbed some coffee and moved our luggage to the Madison Hotel. For those of you wondering why we’d be in two hotels… it was due to some scheduling conflicts at the time our reservations were being… Read More

From Us to You, Part 3

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From Us to You, Part 2

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Adventures in DC: Day One – Around Town

This truly was a year I won’t ever forget. One week after the reception in Lansing, Russ and I left for our trip to Washington, DC to participate in the 2008 Adventurer of the Year Gala for National Geographic ADVENTURE magazine. So many of you have asked about our trip details – that I’ve decided… Read More

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