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I won big at Dover Downs

Last week, I took a break from unpacking and organizing to take a trip with my mom and Ms. Kathy to Dover Downs Casino. For the first time ever, I won big at at the slots – and big for me is $1,760.80! I won it on the new penny slot machine called Bombs Away. I was playing the max, so I had [continue reading]

October 13, 2011 // 0 Comments

2010 My Year in Review

I had a fantastic 2010 and am looking forward to 2011. I visited many places I had been wanting to visit. I did not make it through my entire list, but I made quite a dent. January I attended Elvis’ Birthday weekend celebration. It would have been his 75th, so there was a lot of hoopla, [continue reading]

December 31, 2010 // 0 Comments

December 2010 and U2011

I haven’t been blogging too much the past couple of weeks. I have just been working and preparing for Christmas. Work is going well. I really like being concierge at the Westin and talking with tourists about Memphis, but it’s not so fun when we’re not busy and no one asks me [continue reading]

December 3, 2010 // 0 Comments

staying a few more days

I decided to stay in Maryland a few more days, so I won’t be back in Memphis for the 4th of July. I just felt terrible yesterday and there was no way I could have driven 8 hours as planned. And I don’t want to drive over the 4th of July weekend with all the traffic. So I am staying in [continue reading]

July 2, 2010 // 0 Comments

home from Dover Downs

After an even less restful night of ‘sleep,’ I awoke to my Dad’s texts of pictures of Cilla and Elvis. We went to breakfast then decided to gamble for 2 hours before going home. I decided to play Hot Shot again. All 5 slots were open, so I played all 5 and lost. Kathy and Candy [continue reading]

June 29, 2010 // 0 Comments

Dover Downs – day 2

After a not so restful night of sleep, the 6 of us met for breakfast at 8am. By 10am I had lost almost all the money I had allotted for today, so I went up to the room to take a break and hopefully change my luck. And it worked. I played my favorites – Hot Shot, Jackpot 7, Fireball, Power [continue reading]

June 28, 2010 // 0 Comments