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Within Our Reach: Joy
Offbeat  (tags: joy, philosophy, hidden beauty, holiday, 1513 )

- 1771 days ago -
Fra Giovanni Giocondo (c.1435-1515) was a Renaissance pioneer, accomplished as an architect, engineer, antiquary, archaeologist, classical scholar, and Franciscan friar. Today we remember him most for his reassuring letter to Countess Allagia Aldobrandes
Holiday Mail for Heroes Please Take Holiday Action!!!
Offbeat  (tags: American Red Cross, Holiday, mail, heroes, Pitney Bowes, society, GoodNews )

- 1799 days ago -
The holiday season is just around the corner and it's time again to start thinking about being part of the 2011 American Red Cross Holiday Mail for Heroes. For a fifth year, American Red Cross and Pitney Bowes are partnering to ensure all Americans have a
Halloween Party Food Like a Boss
Offbeat  (tags: holiday, food, lifestyle )

- 1831 days ago -
Halloween is upon us, and it's time to put the finishing touches on your party plans. If you're looking for tasty, spooky treats for your guests, use the following recipes to make your Halloween party one they'll never forget!
A Tribute To Native American Veterans
Offbeat  (tags: holiday, memorial day, veterans, USA, native american, american, dedicated, honor, pride, hero )

- 1974 days ago -
This Page Is Dedicated To All American Veterans That Served With Honor And Pride And Those Who Serve Our Country Now With Honor
20 Best Travel Writing Blogs
Offbeat  (tags: Travel Writing, Blogs, Holiday, Vacation )

- 2153 days ago -
The following travel writing blogs are composed by dedicated travelers who are living the dream and documenting their experiences online.
10 Holiday Movies That Make Your Family Seem Normal
Offbeat  (tags: Movies, Holiday, Vacation, Students, Family, Fun )

- 2169 days ago -
The movies below draw from Thanksgiving and Christmas stories and are guaranteed to make you appreciate how normal your family really is.
15 Things You Can Do Over a Summer Break
Offbeat  (tags: Summer Break, Vacation, Holiday, Enjoyment, Fun )

- 2321 days ago -
As we get older and gain more responsibility, it becomes more important to find ways to enjoy ourselves - our sanity depends on it.
25 Cheap Holiday Date Ideas
Offbeat  (tags: Date, Holiday, Relationship, Tips )

- 2485 days ago -
There are still some romantic, simple, and traditional things to do during the holidays that are of little or no cost and only require some minor ingenuity on your part. Here are our top 25 favorite cheap date ideas for the holiday season.
Holiday Mail For Heroes Is Back!
Offbeat  (tags: holiday, christmas, veterans, american service members, holiday mail, american red cross )

- 2533 days ago -
In this season of hope and giving the American Red Cross and Pitney Bowes, Inc. have joined forces to invite Americans to "send a touch of home" to United States service members and veterans across the country and abroad. Postmark by Dec. 7Th, 2009.
What If Death Takes Vacation
Offbeat  (tags: Death, holiday, vacation, funny, incredible )

- 3021 days ago -
What if Death takes a vacation?Some very interesting pictures...
Camel Leads Officers on Christmas Eve Chase
Offbeat  (tags: animals, christmas, funny, holiday, humor, off-beat, zoo )

- 3221 days ago -
Thurmont MD - Responding to a 911 call about a camel on the loose around 6:30 p.m., Thurmont Police Officer Daniel Fitzgerald called on another officer and two sheriff's deputies for reinforcement.
Iowa Man Spends Christmas Eve in Septic Tank
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, christmas, funny, holiday, man, off-beat, news, unusual, weird )

- 3223 days ago -
Christmas Eve stunk for Robert Schoff. The 77-year-old Des Moines man got stuck in his septic tank. Schoff's holiday adventure started Monday when he dug a hole & reached inside 2 find a clog. He lost his balance & became wedged in the opening of the tank
Two Arrested in Slaying of Six People in Rural Washington Home
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, deatth, family, murder, killed, investigation, christmas, holiday, humans, news, society )

- 3224 days ago -
CARNATION, Wash. -- Six people, likely three generations of a family, were found dead Wednesday at a rural property east of Seattle, and a law enforcement official said police arrested the property owners' daughter and her boyfriend.
British Man Brutally Murders Wife, Places Corpse Under Christmas Tree
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, husband, homicide, death, wife, brutal, car-crach, fatal, police, surprised, christmas, holiday, humans, man, news )

- 3224 days ago -
Police arriving @ the home of a retired British school teacher 2 tell her that her husband was critically injured in a car crash instead stumbled on a gruesome find -- the woman's battered corpse stuffed among the presents under the couple's Xmas tree.
Cards From Heaven Have Dead Man Talking
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, off-beat, holiday, christmas, humor )

- 3224 days ago -
Even in death, Chet Fitch is a card. Fitch, known for his sense of humor, died in October at age 88 but gave his friends and family a start recently: Christmas cards, 34 of them, began arriving -- written in his hand with a return address of "Heaven."

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