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We don't know about you, but we feel that Mondays are, more often than not, a lost cause. It doesn't matter how much we prepare or how enthusiastic we are about jump-starting the week; from the time the alarm goes off to about two o'clock in the afternoon, we are absolutely worthless.
For the Thanksgiving holiday, Chris and I went to Oregon to celebrate with family and friends. While we were looking forward to spending quality time with loved ones, we were also anxious to visit the little town of Cannon Beach