In Kansas

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Ugly Christmas Sweater Party 2013

Or “Not how we thought we would get on the Travel channel”. Earl and I have attended the Ugly Christmas Sweater Party in KC now for 3 years.  It surprises me that this is also one of the most popular posts on this blog.  Ugly sweaters are popular I guess.  Operation Breakthrough who is the … Continue reading

2012 in review – Blog slackers

So, Earl and I were slackers on the blog this year, but not slackers in terms of travel. Trips to Mexico, being seen on the Travel Channel’s Christmas Crazier, being contributors to Jenny McIver’s book about Round the World trip planning as well as other business and personal travel as usual.   We also enjoyed going … Continue reading

Ugly Christmas Sweater Party @KCSweaterParty

The Ugly Christmas Sweater Party started  as a gathering among friends, but is now a fabulous event that puts the fun in fundraiser. It is a great excuse to wear a hideous sweater and support Operation Breakthrough. It has sold out before the event every year and with the latest news that the Travel Channel … Continue reading

KC Friends of Alvin Ailey

Now back settled from our RTW trip, Earl and I are enjoying being home in Kansas and the fun and interesting things to do in Kansas City. This weekend is the Gala for the Kansas City Friends of Alvin Ailey. Kansas City is the second home for the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre. The KC … Continue reading


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