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From one desert to another

Almost two weeks have gone by since we did our last post… We are kind of got busy I guess… Sorry! As you can imagine time and dates are very different for us now. 1,788 more words

Simple Life

Dumpster Grocery Shopping

About two years ago, my dog, Ginger, was having constant skin and ear infections. It got so bad that people were always commenting on how much she stank. 647 more words


Apraxia Monday: A Meditation on Play

By Leslie Lindsay

I’ll admit it: I hate to play. It’s too abstract, oftentimes silly, and sometimes not productive. So, why can’t “silly” and “abstract” also be productive? 1,043 more words

Leslie Lindsay

Life at the dumpster (aka the kindness of strangers)

I haven’t written anything lately because I was moving. And the move was absolutely horrendous, thanks for asking. I moved a few months ago, and everything has been busy since. 510 more words


South Granville store closing was a messy business

When I made it back to West Broadway Avenue and South Granville Street early Wednesday evening the police were waiting — not for me but for a forensic investigator to come and document the miserable state of the loading bay behind the store formerly known as Bombay & Company at 2536 Granville Street. 1,814 more words

Vancouver B.C.

The old-fashioned swap meet meets social media

Dumpster diving has been a life-long hobby of mine. I’m not hard core like some; I don’t dumpster dive food, for example. Not that I wouldn’t if I needed to and I certainly don’t look down on those who do. 253 more words

Waste Management

Let's Talk... about Stuff

When I lived in Albuquerque – sort of at the beginning (maybe 2001) – my boyfriend Mark and I decided to make a short documentary about people and the things they own, the things they love, the things they cart around with them. 624 more words

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