My Other Car Is A Pirate Ship

One thirty-something pirate girl's quest to find buried treasure in Columbia, Howard County, Maryland. Join her on the high seas for adventure, good food, grog, and tales.

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You Can’t Win If You Don’t Play
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Oh Yes We Did: Our DIY Master Bedroom Walk-in Closet Makeover
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Hibernating "In The Closet"
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Go Mermaid and Find Treasure with Unique Holiday Photo Card Opportunity in Olney on Sunday
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My Inbox Has Turned Pink … and I’m Loving It
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Pyrate Pub Crawl in Naptown This Weekend
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Ahoy Me Mateys! It's International Talk-Like-a-Pirate Day!
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Remembering the Beautiful, Smiling, Jennifer Campbell, 32
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Weekend of Women Empowerment & On-the-Water Time
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Social Site Nextdoor Was Made for Columbians
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You Can’t Win If You Don’t Play

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Oh Yes We Did: Our DIY Master Bedroom Walk-in Closet Makeover

With us moving in together next year and with an upcoming wedding, Eric saw it high time to renovate his master bedroom closet to utilize maximum space and accommodate two people. Having purchased his home new in 2007, he has slowly been setting out to make things his in the house and upgrade the “contractor grade” construction materials most folks end up with in a new place.

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Hibernating "In The Closet"

I realize it’s been a long while since I last posted, but for very good reason.  I’ve been busy.  I’m always busy.  Writing takes time and I need good content to be passionate about. Since I last posted, a lot has happened.  It has been nearly a year after all.  I ended a long-term-relationship that[…]

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Go Mermaid and Find Treasure with Unique Holiday Photo Card Opportunity in Olney on Sunday

So, are you looking for something a little different to put on those holiday photo cards this year?  Why not jump in the pool and take your photo with SCUBA-diving Santa this year! Experience the thrill of breathing underwater and get the most unusual photo ever.  You know no one else will have this one[…]

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My Inbox Has Turned Pink … and I’m Loving It

October has become widely known as Breast Cancer Awareness Month. My email inbox is flooded with all these great ways to help women living with breast cancer and to help researchers determine the cause and stop BC from ever happening in the first place.

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Pyrate Pub Crawl in Naptown This Weekend

So, Fall is officially here, as much as I hate to admit it.  I love being out on the water, especially in my kayak, in the Spring and Summer.  And, with the onset of Fall, it seems like an unusually high number of festivals, events, and whatnot going on in the Chesapeake region.  As a[…]

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Ahoy Me Mateys! It's International Talk-Like-a-Pirate Day!

In honor of the greatest dam near holiday of the year, I be sharing with ye hearties, some of the greatest finds on de th’g Internet throughout de day! The Official Talk-Like-a-Pirate Day Site Post Like a  Pirate Pyrate Beer Cruise (Baltimore, MD) Check back, I keep be updatin’ th’s page through’t de day…

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Remembering the Beautiful, Smiling, Jennifer Campbell, 32

I really hope, when the sadness fades a bit, that we don’t remember Jen for having breast cancer. That we remember her for her signature smile, her laugh, confidence, independence, determination, strength, grace, humbleness, and positive energy through it all. That we remember the things she took joy from in life, like playing with her nephew Ben, Meetup.com groups, dinner parties, rescuing dogs, teaching, traveling, friends, family, bike riding, and motorcycle riding with her dad. We need to be thankful for the time we had with her and not dwell on the time we lost. “Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.”

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Weekend of Women Empowerment & On-the-Water Time

My weekend included a 520-attendee women’s breakfast, lounging in a pool, two kayak excursions, and some much needed girl time with my friend Jen, who is on Hospice with Stage IV (metastatic) breast cancer. And, I sum it up in a Monday morning inspirational message.

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Social Site Nextdoor Was Made for Columbians

Nextdoor is a private, online, social network that helps you connect to your neighbors.

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