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Back to School

So I know a majority of the US has probably already started school but we are a little late on the draw out here in Oregon and most schools around here don’t start until the week after Labor Day.  385 more words


Goldfinches, Love and Lasagne

1   More and more Goldfinches are coming to feed each morning. This photo was taken from indoors and a long way away. You may have to click and zoom to find all six if this lovely family. 32 more words



i was talking to a few people over the weekend and it’s interesting that as we get older, we seem to judge people more and take things people say more personally. 57 more words


Starting Over...Again

As I enter the last third of my time here on earth, looking back over my life, I find that some things never change as much I might have believed they did. 178 more words


The Happiness Project - Day 2

Entry for Day 2 of The Happiness Project

3 things I’m grateful for:

  1. I’m in a financial position where I can afford to buy a dozen baked goods and make someone’s day (see below).
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Warm Fuzzies

Social Media Activism is not a "Waste"

Last year when the fight for Marriage Equality started an activism trend on Facebook which included the changing of a person’s Facebook profile to the symbol for the Human Rights Campaign, many social media “experts” and political activists claimed it was a “wasteful” and “useless.” The issue was brought up again recently when the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge took off on Facebook. 1,587 more words