The five college girls have not been together for about five years. They have seen each other in pairs, but their schedules have just not allowed them to get together as a group. this spring, however, it is going to happen. It is hard to believe, but the first of the group who graduated from college in 1985 is retiring. After teaching nonstop since that graduation date, the classmate from Kansas has finally achieved Rule 85, the magic number when the number of years you have taught and your age reach 80 and you are eligible for full retirement benefits. To celebrate, all five girls are going to get together for the a weekend and share two oceanfront condo rentals.
The group knows that they will spend time in the sun on the beach and that there will be many late night conversations, but the rest of the s
Sometimes in life, you just need a break from the typical routine. You need to get away from the stress of work, the humdrum boringness of your hometown — and all the familiar things that come with it. The best way this can be accomplished through a summer vacation. Each year, 45% of American families take summer vacations. But why is it that we take time to travel and relax during the summer in particular? For one thing, school lets out during the summer — which means that not only will the kids be free, but any adults who work at schools as well. Furthermore, this makes employers more likely to understand a parent taking off time to vacation during the summer. It just works out much more smoothly for all involved. Still, going on summer vacation doesn’t necessarily mean taking it easy until you