Struck Gold in California Living

| September 10, 2009 | 0 Comments

California is the most populous state in the United States, and the third largest by area after Alaska and Texas.  Key developments in the early 20th century included the emergence of Los Angeles as center of the American entertainment industry, and the growth of a large, state-wide tourism sector. California also has a prosperous agricultural […]

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Move to Oregon? Wine Not?

Move to Oregon? Wine Not?

| September 9, 2009 | 0 Comments

 The history of wine production in Oregon can be traced to before Prohibition; it became a significant industry beginning in the 1970s when out-of-state winemakers migrated to the state and started to organize it as an industry. In 2005, Oregon ranked third among U.S. states with 303 wineries. It’s no wonder that with that many […]

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Calling Roommate Stories

Calling Roommate Stories

| September 8, 2009 | 1 Comment

I’ve only lived with family for a roommate, but I still have some interesting stories. There have been awkward situations, tense moments and belly aching times (from laughter). Me being such an organized person, I don’t even understand how someone can live without actually being able to see the floor (literally covered with clothes).  But […]

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Utah "The Greatest Snow on Earth"

Utah “The Greatest Snow on Earth”

| August 28, 2009 | 1 Comment

According to the U.S. Census Bureau‘s population estimates, Utah was the fastest growing state in the United States as of 2008. Major industries that help Utah’s economy are mining, cattle ranching, salt production, and government services; which is probably why it’s such a growing state. Tourism is also a major industry in Utah as it […]

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