The World through Leah’s lens

I’ll never forget how much my siblings and I used to pester my father about what was coming. I wish I could calculate just how many times we asked him, “C’mon, can you at least give us a hint?” He’d say something incredibly vague that gave absolutely nothing away like, “It’s big.” (Well, duh, everything…

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Video contest: What’s up for 2015?

Congratulations to Lisa Cook, from Georgetown, Kentucky – she entered a video of her son, Christian, presenting his best guess. That video ended the contest with the most thumbs-up votes. Thanks to all who entered! ———————— Yesterday, we blogged about these two fine gentleman, who made a video with their analysis of our 66 Days…

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Cone of Silence meme

“Weh-woe? Weh-woe?” When I heard my toddler grandson “answering” the phone this morning in the next room, I grinned. Then I looked to see what household item served as his toy phone this time. Two-year-old Cameron has been known to “answer” a calculator, empty cup, and TV remote control. Weh-woe? This time it was his…

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“Sluuuuurp – oh, excuse me!”

Lauren cracks me up. In a conference-room meeting about an hour ago, she was finishing up her beverage, and suddenly realized her efforts to enjoy every last drop were, well, a bit noisy. “Oh, excuse me!” she piped up. The “I need to tweet this” buzzer suddenly went off in my head: How many workplace…

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A cool ocean breeze

Another beautiful day on board the Mayflower! Beautiful day for a ride on Mayflower! #SummersHere #holidayworld #tristatewx pic.twitter.com/McCIvY1MzU — Holiday World (@HolidayWorld) June 18, 2014 Have you been following our 66 Days At Sea journal? We’re nearly halfway to shore!

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Around here, hard hats are always in style

It sure is nice to shoot an episode of the Hard Hat Chronicles without everyone having to be all bundled up in winter jackets. And that’s because … it’s summer! And, as always, some folks have a hard time believing we got everything done. The questions are constant: Did Mrs. Klaus’ get her Kitchen back?…

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Hints and misses

Can’t deny it’s been a fun week. We announced our 66DaysAtSea.com microsite on Monday, and the reaction has been tremendous. In case you’re not one of the group of people we affectionately refer to as “the coaster crazies,” you may not know where to look for extra clues and analysis. Here’s your Pilgrim’s Primer: 1….

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Are we there yet?

66 Days at Sea

Have you ever wondered where that phrase originated? Are we there yet?! Could it have been … on board the Mayflower? It was, after all, a 66-day trip, crossing the Atlantic Ocean to the New World. Our story begins with a little event we threw for members of the roller coaster enthusiast clubs we call…

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