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Randa Goes to Washington

America’s possibilities are limitless, for we possess all the qualities that this world without boundaries demands:  youth and drive; diversity and openness; an endless capacity for risk and a gift for reinvention.  My fellow Americans, we are made for this … Continue reading

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Let’s Go Fly a Kite

We went to the National Cherry Blossom Kite Festival. Me: I love the kite festival. Jules: Of course you do. Me: What a cute orange fish. Josh: Bill that’s Nemo. There were planes, one tall ship, at least one skull … Continue reading

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You may notice a few things

One thing that I notice is that time seems to go by faster when you have a blog that you don’t update.  Last update October 24, 2010.  WOW!  That seems like yesterday!  If feelings of guilt make life go by … Continue reading

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Snap ‘N Slide, Ladies!

A year ago, the day after President Obama’s inauguration, my best friend and I went down to the Mall to check out the aftermath.  Work crews swarmed the Mall trying to restore it to its pre-inaugural condition, an amazing feat … Continue reading

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National Book Festival this weekend!

I don’t think I’m going to make the National Book Festival this year, but it’s such a great event I couldn’t pass up a quick plug.  It took place two years ago on the weekend after I moved to the … Continue reading

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