“Man, that is so totally orchid…”

As I mentioned, over the weekend my family trekked down to the Cleveland Botanical Garden to have a look around before going to see The Lorax (which, actually, was pretty cute and not as terrible as everyone claimed). The Garden was featuring an exhibition entitled “Orchid Mania,” a lovely showcase of many types of orchid with...

Memories, Not Stuff

Over the years, my family has become more enthusiastic about giving experiences rather than “things” as gifts. Memories are the things that last, not the clothes or the shoes or even the iPods. This past year for Christmas, we gave my mother’s brother and his family a historical, educational day drip to the William McKinley...

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