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Challenge Complete!

Just over a month ago a co-worker and I were chatting about how rough life had been this year (only being March) and she suggested we try the 30 Days of Happiness Challenge.  Initially, I scoffed at the idea of any kind of challenge after having survived a fitness boot camp last year and when… Read More Challenge Complete!

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Day 25- Seneca Village Was Destroyed to Make Way for the Wealthy’s Nice Playground

In the mid 19th century, New York decided a park was needed to appease the needs of a largely affluent group of people that were in need of a “fashionable and safe public place” for their families.  So in 1855, the city chose Seneca Village, a stretch of land along the Hudson River located between 82nd… Read More Day 25- Seneca Village Was Destroyed to Make Way for the Wealthy’s Nice Playground