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"I have come to the frightening conclusion that I am the decisive element. It is my personal approach that creates the climate. It is my daily mood that makes the weather. I possess tremendous power to make life miserable or joyous. I can be a tool of torture or an instrument of inspiration, I can humiliate or humor, hurt or heal. In all situations, it is my response that decides…"
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This house will do just fine. I don’t ask for much.

This house will do just fine. I don’t ask for much.

Just sittin’ on the dock of the bay.

Just sittin’ on the dock of the bay.

This is obscene. But so delicious. Tahoe Mountain Brewing Co., @tahoenorth

This is obscene. But so delicious. Tahoe Mountain Brewing Co., @tahoenorth

Today is my last day skiing @squawvalley. It’s been amazing and I can’t wait to return. #tahoeskibum

Today is my last day skiing @squawvalley. It’s been amazing and I can’t wait to return. #tahoeskibum

Hiking on the Tahoe Rim Trail. I love the smell of pine trees. @tahoenorth #tmom #familytravel

Hiking on the Tahoe Rim Trail. I love the smell of pine trees. @tahoenorth #tmom #familytravel

Another tree I love @squawvalley - looks like it’s reaching out for a hug. #tahoeskibum

Another tree I love @squawvalley - looks like it’s reaching out for a hug. #tahoeskibum

Starting to plan our road trip back to NJ. Getting teary. Don’t want to leave Tahoe.

Starting to plan our road trip back to NJ. Getting teary. Don’t want to leave Tahoe.

Very cool decor at the Hard Rock Cafe in South Lake Tahoe. #tahoeskibum

Very cool decor at the Hard Rock Cafe in South Lake Tahoe. #tahoeskibum

Pretty wet by the end of the day, but what an amazing time skiing @kirkwoodmtn !!! @tahoedaves #tahoeskibum

Pretty wet by the end of the day, but what an amazing time skiing @kirkwoodmtn !!! @tahoedaves #tahoeskibum

Then this happened… (all in fun - she wasn’t mad), @kirkwoodmtn #tahoeskibum

Then this happened… (all in fun - she wasn’t mad), @kirkwoodmtn #tahoeskibum

I absolutely LOVE @KirkwoodMtn. Wish I had skied here earlier in the season. It’s so awesome. #tahoeskibum

I absolutely LOVE @KirkwoodMtn. Wish I had skied here earlier in the season. It’s so awesome. #tahoeskibum

So awesome to spend time with the DeLilli side of the family in Tahoe!

So awesome to spend time with the DeLilli side of the family in Tahoe!

Doing a little shopping in Heavenly Village. #happy #tahoeskibum

Doing a little shopping in Heavenly Village. #happy #tahoeskibum

This is the second free dessert they brought us. Awesome presentation with the dry ice!

This is the second free dessert they brought us. Awesome presentation with the dry ice!

Fancy shmancy anniversary dinner at Ciera Steakhouse, Montblue Casino, Stateline, NV.

Fancy shmancy anniversary dinner at Ciera Steakhouse, Montblue Casino, Stateline, NV.

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