The magical experience of swimming with manatees in Crystal River, Florida.
1. Watermelon. This heavenly fruit is entrenched in my upbringing. It is the one food I cannot live without. 2. Cultural diversity. 3. Smoke-free restaurants. 4. HOPE. (Ok, Obama.) 5. Freedom to travel. (An American passport, or confirmation of American citizenship, is more coveted than I can ever fully realize.) 6. Emphasis on independence […]