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Why I Absolutely Love Being an Airbnb Guest

Despite the late hour, the door is unlocked. I step into a softly lit, attractive space. I close the door and drop my bag. Then, as a child on a treasure hunt, I dash through the house, intrigued, thrilled to discover what each room holds. I can’t deny it; my favorite find is a kitchen stocked with food and a hand-written note from my host. I breathe a happy sigh and begin to settle into my Airbnb home, smiling. And snacking.

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2017: Your Year of Adventure - Visit a National Park for Free!

There are ten dates in 2017 on which the National Park Service (NPS) invites visitors to enter - for free - the parks that normally charge entrance fees, including two weekends in April during National Park Week. 

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I Have an Excellent Super Power and I Know How to Use It

I suddenly couldn’t breathe and I couldn’t move. I knew he was big by how deeply I was buried in his violent embrace. Attacking from behind, he pulled me tighter, covering my face, trying to immobilize me as he began dragging me to a dark corner. 

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