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Wordless Wednesday: Chicago in fifteen

We hope everyone had a wonderful and relaxing Memorial Day weekend! Dan and Meena headed to the Windy City to visit her parents and celebrate her dad’s retirement! Congrats papa and sasu ra ju! It was a spectacularly warm and … Continue reading

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Once upon a time in Philadelphia: On the road with the twins in search of highpoints, cheesesteaks and the perfect playground

What is it about kids and gum? Asking a ten-year old boy to spit out his gum to enter a historic site is like arguing with a robot. Him: Why do they want my gum? Me: They don’t want it, … Continue reading

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Monday round-up: Home from the Philly whirlwind

Here’s the score – The Liberty Bell loses to Bobby Flay’s Burger Palace and the symphony takes a back seat to the enormous playground along Philly’s Main Line. Such is the final result of our amazing trip to Philadelphia. We … Continue reading

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Monday round-up: Cheesesteaks, high-points and the Liberty Bell

EKP is on the move again this week, as we pack up the twins and head to the City of Brotherly Love, Philadelphia! A wild and wacky five-day expedition is planned with stops at the state high points of New … Continue reading

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Our campaign ends atop Mt. Tecumseh

On Friday, Sept. 30 at 12:15 p.m. Dan set foot atop Mt. Tecumseh, finishing our September 48 Campaign with hiking partner Jeff and Zhanna and Inca on hand! A couple hours later the hiking team exited the woods to a … Continue reading

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