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Sometimes it takes a village, except when it shouldn't

Last week a story surfaced about a woman in South Carolina, Debra Harrell, who was arrested because she made the conscious choice to let her 9-year-old daughter play in a public park while she went to work. 1,056 more words

Lessons Learned

Gardening Lessons from Mother Nature

I don’t care how many gardening articles you read, gardening is mostly about trying …and learning.  As they say, Mother Nature is a good teacher. 661 more words

About Us

Confusion, Disappointment And The Reappearance Of The Dangerous Guy

I am disappointed. In oh so many things that I don’t even know where to start.

But I’m not disappointed in myself, so at least I’ve got that going for me. 950 more words

Lessons Learned

Trump 101; The Way To Success; Donald Trump

I wouldn’t call this a book summary, because it isn’t.  What it is, are my highlights from the book as I read it.  Maybe it is a book summary, or maybe it is what I like.   562 more words

Self Development

My favorite summer things

The lazy days of summer are upon us. I got to thinking about the summer and how I love it.

Here’s why I love summer: 414 more words


View From My Window

I’ve realized something. I seem to do that a lot from this blogging thing. Realizations that is. I tend to judge myself, my accomplishments, my stumbles, my goals and dreams, according to what I expect. 548 more words

Lessons Learned

Reflections on Chinese Grad School

I made it!  I got my MA!  That thesis…what a pain in the ass!  I learned a lot from the process, last but not least, that I am not PhD material.   1,560 more words