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Are You Different?

I’m having an awesome time on retreat with colleagues. Many of them are different than me, and that makes it super interesting. But the more conversation that occurs, the more I find not difference but rather similarity. 57 more words

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I’ve come to a realization: A couple times a year, I find myself feeling lost & listless. I find that, without direction, a “job” or a deadline to work toward, I don’t always create. 693 more words


Are You Bitter? Better to Drop It.

One thing I’ve noticed about my two-year old son is that he has a short memory.  It’s meltdown one minute, laughter the next.  It’s a sick little game this one plays…and he doesn’t even consider the peaks and valleys he sends my emotions into.   210 more words

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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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