Monthly Archives: November 2011

On Impulse

It wasn’t an impulse buy..you know those things that you pick up in the store that aren’t on your shopping list. They seem to be a good idea at the moment but then you get home and have  ‘buyer’s remorse”? … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving

I may be taking a break but I wouldn’t dream of missing a chance to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving. My friend here wants to remind you all to eat fish for Thanksgiving dinner! 🙂

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‘Tis the Season

Well I guess if you can’t beat ’em you join ’em. Thanksgiving is getting closer but still hasn’t arrived yet the carols are winging their way over the airwaves, tree lightnings are taking place nightly, Holiday Parades are stopping traffic and one city … Continue reading

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Short Sabbatical

Aroundustyroads.com is going on a short break. Dusty needs some time to develop new material. We don’t want to bore anyone with reruns and repeats. It’s ok to share a popular  post over again occasionally but we don’t want to … Continue reading

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Makapu’u Point

  With no place that we had to be, we relaxed a bit and slept in a little. ..Right… we were up at 8am! While we discussed what to do for the day, I suggested we go to Makapu’u Point … Continue reading

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Polynesian Cultural Center

  After a breakfast at Smorgy’s (this was fast becoming our eating place of choice) we headed for the North Shore. Destination: Polynesian Cultural Center. Along the way I wanted to detour to see the Sacred Falls that I had … Continue reading

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O’ahu , Pali Lookout

I’m not sure where I heard it but it seems to me someone told us that one of Oahu’s nicknames is the Rainbow Island and it was easy to see why. Each morning there were rainbows and again each afternoon. … Continue reading

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Short Takes

Yesterday was a beautiful day. I’m pretty sure we hit 70 degrees. Amazing for November in New England and even more amazing when you think we had a snow storm only a week ago. I wish I could say I … Continue reading

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Neds Point Light

This post is for my sister. Sandy likes lighthouses.  It was such an unseasonably warm day that I didn’t want to spend it indoors. I was meeting a friend to photograph her cat for the pet calendar and the we … Continue reading

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Itchy Feet

No it’s not athletes foot. I’ve been around home too much. I’m getting restless and need to go exploring. Luckily it won’t be long before I’m making the Christmas Decoration rounds. I hear Edaville is going to be open again for its Festival … Continue reading

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