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Pat and I found ourselves with a really tight connection at DFW Tuesday night, thanks to an AA flight that was a bit late into DFW.  No running was involved, but we were walking briskly.  Thanks to a fortuitous SkyLink connection (we only had to travel one segment), we made it, but just by a […]

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Kevin on February 7th, 2012

As I write this, I’m in the midst of preparing myself for The Mother of All Golf Trips: 8 guys from around the country, Fort Lauderdale/Miami area courses, 10 rounds in 6 days.  Preparation includes getting the clubs and travel bag ready, doing a little stretching, and mostly engaging in e-TrashTalking.  It should be a […]

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Kevin on June 1st, 2011

Yikes. What a spring! It’s been cold, cloudy, and windy in The Middle of Nowhere for the last couple of months, but it finally seems to getting downright summer-like. Of course, I really shouldn’t complain; when I look at Joplin, and other areas which have been devastated by horrific storms, I realize just how lucky […]

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Kevin on November 2nd, 2010

In another week I’ll be launching my first eBook, The Practical Hacks Job Seeker’s Handbook.  A combination of previous posts and a bunch of new material, the Handbook clocks in at just over 10,000 words and about 55 pages.  I’ll also be offering an upgraded version of my popular “90 Day Action Plan.” This new […]

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Kevin on October 12th, 2010

Although fall technically began on September 22nd, we’ve been treated to some wonderful weather for the last couple of weeks:  cool at night, and sunny with temps around 70°F during the day.  Even the wind has died down a bit, hardly normal for The Middle of Nowhere.  I love fall, and wish it could stay […]

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Kevin on August 20th, 2010

If there’s a piece of gear – travel or otherwise – you’d like to see reviewed at Practical Hacks, let me know by commenting, and I’ll see if I can line up a review sample.  I need to line up reviews for this fall, and would love to know what gear you’re interested in. And […]

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Kevin on May 19th, 2010

Note:  I closed the PH Forum in early 2012; sorry for any inconvenience. That said, on to some interesting articles I’ve stumbled upon recently: I can’t help myself:  yet another “best travel gadgets” rundown, this one a cheekily written piece from off track planet:  The 10 Most Useful Travel Gadgets of 2010.  And the year’s […]

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