How to Travel at Home: Finding New Routes Through Our Daily Lives

Many of us don’t look up from our smartphones long enough to notice what’s around us. Grandpa Schiffman joshed that he was taking us grandkids on an ocean voyage to Europe. The round trip on the Staten Island Ferry to the city’s farthest-flung borough and back to lower Manhattan took a little over an hour and cost a nickel, a bargain even in the late 1950s. While Europe would have to wait, New York Harbor was unusual enough for kids brought up in the asphalt jungle. There was a limitless…

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Reasons to celebrate: Where have all these ‘national days’ suddenly come from?

While many designations are quirky, others are beneficial — such as June 23 being National Hydration Day — or historic — Day of the Seafarer, June 25. June 20 was Ugliest Dog Day; the 22nd, National Kissing Day. June is considered the national month for candy, soul food, country cooking and dairy. Every day of every month, in fact, is a reason to focus on and “celebrate” something. While many designations are quirky, others are beneficial — such as June 23 being National Hydration Day — or historic — Day…

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Phaedra Parks Dating ‘The Haves And The Have Nots’ Actor Medina Islam: We Met On A Dating App!  – theJasmineBRAND

Phaedra Parks Dating ‘The Haves And The Have Nots’ Actor Medina Islam: We Met On A Dating App! Phaedra Parks doesn’t stay without a man for too long! Source: Phaedra Parks Dating ‘The Haves And The Have Nots’ Actor Medina Islam: We Met On A Dating App!  – theJasmineBRAND

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