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We offer SO many ways to find out about fun

April 4, 2017

Here at Recreation News Media, particularly in the Publisher’s Note, you’ll read numerous reasons why you should take a getaway. It’s good for the mind and soul, it’s good for productivity, it’s a good use […]

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Re-thinking life, not just retirement

March 6, 2017

It happens again and again. This time, we are sitting on a white sand Jamaican beach, cocktails in hand, bellies full from a romantic dinner at the resort, waves lapping at the shoreline. We are […]

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What’s love got to do with it?

January 28, 2017

It started out with Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14, being a single-day observance. From a fixed date, it expanded to a broader range with people trying to incorporate it into a weekend event. When Valentine’s Day […]

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The more things change, the more they are the same

November 22, 2016

The Colonial roots of Thanksgiving are based on being thankful for being strangers in a strange land, struggling to make it all work, and the assistance given by the natives. The Colonists were bold and […]

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Life’s travels are like a box of chocolates

May 27, 2016

“Life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get,” said Forrest Gump, quoting wisdom from his mother in the iconic movie bearing the character’s name. While these words resonate well […]

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Spring is in the air

March 27, 2016

April is the first complete month of spring. In the Mid-Atlantic, the March battle of cold versus warm is up for grabs. In April, the warm gets the upper hand. Everything is coming alive. Chirping […]

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Maximize your greatest possession: Your time

February 9, 2016

There’s no better month for a romantic holiday than February. Think about it. You’re getting tired of the cold. Why not counter the cold with a little cuddling by a fireplace? Bring on the romance […]

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Making the right choice

January 9, 2016

The weather was great and the mood spontaneous. We were carefree and the whole world was open to us. We were 12 years old and in a simpler time. We grabbed our sleeping bags, a […]

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A Christmas wish for you

December 8, 2015

What to give for a Christmas gift? Gifts are a joyful thing, so giving — as well as deciding what to give — should have meaning and not be painful. But, reality often steps in […]

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Experiences are the only things that you truly own in life

October 12, 2015

“Money can’t buy me love.” We’ve all heard the famous Beatles lyrics both as a song and in numerous philosophical meanderings. People also try to buy happiness with “things.” Recently, the term “The Experience Generation” […]