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Happy EASTER!!!

So I was all set for a full on post this week, but my family came from Illinois to celebrate Olivia’s second birthday (which falls on Easter this year) so I decided to stash my ideas away for another day. 50 more words

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The Wise Owl Talks with the Space Cadet

They were introduced as the rock star astronaut and social media giant. Colonel Chris Hadfield and Hootsuite CEO Ryan Holmes kicked off the inaugural Innovators Speaker Series event for… 875 more words


The Problem with Losing Weight…

Don’t worry, this post is not going to be a woe-is-me, I’m skinny now and need to buy new clothes post.

Though, uh, none of my summer clothes fit, you guys, for real. 992 more words

This Is Real Life.

Being Daddy

*I pulled this from a “remnant of the past box” while settling into our new home. This was written about 20 years ago, officially as assignment #5 for English 371. 886 more words

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New Beginnings From Ashes

Here in Southern California we experience brush fires more frequently than anyone wishes.  It’s poppy season here and the fields and hills are exploding in bright orange.   228 more words

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Feel Like You're Not Heard?

I used to have a real issue with wanting to be heard. I actually wasn’t heard, really. I felt not valid…unworthy.

My solution was to be louder in a figurative sense. 120 more words

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Substitution cipher tool

I was reading a textbook for my course and was challenged by the book to break a substitution cipher. A substitution cipher is an mono-alphabetic encryption scheme whereby each letter is substituted by another letter. 443 more words

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