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Final Vacation Wild Card/Sunday — 6/3/07

All good things come to an end. And my vacation of the last couple of weeks has been very good. I've been able to get things done around the house that needed doing. Also, as I've mentioned here, I spent five days with my son and daughter-in-law in Denver. It's hard to choose which activity at the Mile High City that I enjoyed most: a Rockies ballgame, the botanic gardens, UColorado's magnificent health science center, or the street performer who stuffed himself in a box measuring 20 cubic inches. Denver's a pretty cool place. But I wouldn't swap it for the one I've called home for the last 23 years. Nothing I saw between here and Denver touches Coeur d'Alene for beauty. I return from vacation with a deeper appreciation for this area -- and the work that I've been allowed to do. I can't wait to get started blogging again Monday. Until then, here's your last vacation Wild Card ...

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D.F. Oliveria started Huckleberries Online on Feb. 16, 2004. Oliveria's Sunday print Huckleberries is a past winner of the national Herb Caen Memorial Column contest.



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