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Jul 16, 2016 - Red Cross
Back in June, I attended a series of Red Cross classes at the Red Cross Disaster Institute, which was held at the Coast Guard Academy in Connecticut. I took some time as a tourist, visiting the Mystic Aquarium and walking around in Mystic Seaport. But, mostly I spent the time studying for and achieving various Red Cross certifications and meeting with various other Red Cross workers. This weekend was to be something completely different. A group of Red Cross employees and volunteers went camping together. This was a break from the Red Cross...Jump to full entry
Jul 27, 2015 - Kelly Clarkson Concert - Mohegan Sun Casino
Hello Everyone, Today we took a short 10 minute ride with our Truck Camper to the Mohegan Sun Casino here in Connecticut to stay overnight in their camping lot and to see a Kelly Clarkson Concert! The views at the campground were spectacular, and the concert was great! Kelly Clarkson had 3 warm-up bands that played for almost 3 hours before she came on. The Mohegan Sun Arena was packed to capacity and the sound and lighting was out of this world. Kelly Clarkson song all of her most popular songs and the crowd sang along. This was a great...Jump to full entry
Apr 3, 2009 - Poker time!
My handlers decided it was time to scratch the gambling itch. So off to Preston City, CT to the famous Foxwoods Casino. Home of the largest poker room on the planet. After leaving Jersey in the rain we were hoping the weather would let up so we could enjoy the countryside but, nope, kept raining. We were shocked by all the tolls, it was $8 just to cross from Jersey into NYC on the George Washington Bridge then another $6 to make it down the road. Expensive around here. With all the rain and traffic it took 4 hours to drive only 160 miles....Jump to full entry