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Jun 2, 2010 - Last Minute Packing

Currently we are finishing up packing. We found out the hard way that you cannot pack a weeks worth of clothes in one suit case. So we are currently rearranging our bags and we will have to bite the bit and pay $50 each way for our luggage!!! Uugghh! Other than that we are very excited to start our trip!!!

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May 19, 2010 - 2 Weeks and Counting....

Today is exactly 2 weeks until we leave for California. We haven't planned anything in stone, but we are planning on lots of beach time, bike riding, watching sunrises and sunsets among many of other relaxing vacation like things. We are hoping the next two weeks fly by!

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Apr 2, 2010 - 30 Days and Counting

Today marks exactly 30 days until we fly out of Missouri and into California! We have a non-stop flight to LA and then we pick-up our rental car and head to our Inn on the beach! We have reserved a room at the Inn (literally!), that includes a balcony looking over the ocean and a handful of other amenities. We are very excited to embark on this trip together for a bunch of reasons: 1)Brian will be fighting in the World Jiu-Jitsu Championship!!! 2)We will be celebrating our anniversary !!! 3)It is our first full week vacation...

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Mar 13, 2005 - Safari RV Park, Collinsville, IL

Safari RV Park, Collinsville, IL Mar 13, 2005 Just got in to Collinsville yesterday afternoon and already realize that this is not going to be the greatest place to work. Another Southern Cross worker, make that former worker, is staying in this park. He's a rather unkempt character and in looking at him we both wonder how in the heck has he been doing this job. He's way over weight and doesn't look particularly healthy on top of it. Not sure why they let him go, but he has nothing good to say about the company. What one would expect from...

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