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“His name is Blaine?! That’s a major appliance, not a”

… travel writer? Inexplicably, my favorite movie of all time and my love of travel writing have crossed paths. Andrew McCarthy, who played confused preppy Blaine in Pretty in Pink, was just named the 2010 Lowell Thomas Travel Journalist of … Continue reading

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The Blues Sisters, by The Other Sister

My little sister’s take on our trip, via her wonderful new cooking blog: http://caramelizedcanvas.wordpress.com/2010/09/27/expressionistic-chicago/

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Least Spectacular That

Last month, I posted about Matt, the man who is walking across the country. He just finished up his journey, and had this to say: There’s beauty everywhere. Keep your eyes open, and keep your mind open, and you’ll be … Continue reading

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Just Walkin’

I just came across the blog of someone who is currently walking across the US.  Right now, after 5 months, he’s somewhere in Montana.  I’m impressed with how simple his mission is (his blog is titled “I’m Just Walkin,” and … Continue reading

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