So, apparently, the purpose of world travel is not to broaden the mind but to be able to say, "I've been there!" while watching this video. Actually, I teared up a little when they were in Chicago. Amber, I'm pretty sure Tonga gets two shout outs.
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snowfalls - The very last of the (paper) snowflakes have fallen on the 2013 Nutcracker season. I am so proud of those kids - not just mine, but every single one of them ...