Suzette’s Video Blog #2

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This sponsorship came out of our own pocket and was $50 a year. It allowed me to do a little home schooling activity and teach my children about poaching but also made me think about the enjoyment of sponsoring an elephant verses sponsoring a child in need.

Suzette’s Video Blog #1

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Hey there everyone, It’s Suzette here with Love 41. I just wanted to let you all know that you’ll be seeing some video’s from us here. We’re going on a big 50 day trip and I’ll be video blogging along the way. We’ll be heading to Scotland first, then Kenya, Rwanda, Australia and then New… Read more »

Spend Lots of Money

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They say that repetition is the mother of all learning. It’s true, repetition IS the mother of all learning. Hey, someone send that one to the Department of Redundancy Department. Hopefully, if you’re one of those people who still doesn’t get it, the following will help it sink in. The Story: I used to be… Read more »

Simple Pleasures of a Man

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The Story I had an old roommate named Tim Richards who was/is a man of simple pleasures. He took nothing for granted and enjoyed a lot of the simple things in life. He taught me a lot. Anyways, one day he came into the house and asked me, “Hey Dave, have you smelled those flowers… Read more »

Showing Your Worst Side: Around the World Ep. 3

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(Transcribed Text) Hey! Dave here in Scotland. I’m in an oil seed rip field and it’s for cattle. It’s all over the place in Brechin where we’re staying. Anyway, I wanted to let you guys know that we left a bag at the airport in San Antonio…the one with our Garmin in it. I love… Read more »

Relaxing with Big Fat Hippos: ARW Ep. 7

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(Transcribed Text) Hey, so here I am in the middle of Kenya overlookin’ a pod of hippos at the camp. This is a cool place. Anyway, these guys do this at night, right by our tent. The reason I’m telling you this is because you’ve got to relax. You’ve go to get away. You have… Read more »

Raising our Prices

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First, near the end of last year, we decided to make our own leather briefcases, backpacks, bags and luggage instead of having them made by someone else. In doing so, we significantly increased quality and lowered the number of defective bags we received. It was a huge step up for Saddleback. We hired an organized… Read more »

Psychologically Unemployable

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So, after I had been in a job for a long time (about 3 months.), I started feeling like I was going a little crazy. I don’t mean like seeing little monkeys riding on dogs’ backs

My Favorite Unpleasures

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1. A bad tooth 2. Brain freeze from eating ice cream too fast 3. A smashed finger in the door 4. Blisters 5. Earaches 6. When you turn the water on in the tub and cold water shoots out the showerhead 7. Sunburns 8. Getting shocked 9. Canker sores 10. Bird bombs 11. Bite your… Read more »

Member of the Most Exclusive Club on Earth

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Move over Louis and Donna, Rolex and Hermes. Saddleback is part of the club and sadly, we’re here to stay. Those of us who are members affectionately call ourselves the “Being Knocked Off” club.