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The lights will inspire you…Big dreams all looking pretty- Jay-Z

Today’s All About Me writing prompt, found here, is about our five greatest accomplishments. Don’t worry, I’m not going to mom out and say something stupid like my three kids. 610 more words



Stuck in a rut, the end of road, call it what you may but it seems to be an everyday situation. Maybe not for you or for me but for the daily commuter who leaves for work every morning in a rush. 307 more words


Third Anniversary!

Yes, the DRA is now three years old! And what a wild ride it’s been!

In August 2013, we filed as a non-profit corporation with the State of Oregon. 914 more words

Deschutes River Alliance

The Internship I Didn't Expect

OH. MY. HOTFUDGESUNDAE.  Okay, so the other day in my post, I mentioned that I’d been working on securing my internship for the Fall.  I attended an orientation for Habitat for Humanity and was ready to turn in my paperwork for that internship.   551 more words


Sliding into a new stage

My nearly one and half year old daughter with a huge smile on her face and a wet bathing suit clinging to her little body, climbed out of her kiddie pool in our backyard and with excitement radiating in all directions headed straight to her two foot tall plastic slide that landed in the pool. 436 more words


The effects of loss

Lately I’ve been reflecting a lot on how much I strived to make my grandpa proud. Before I ever lost a loved one I always wondered what it would feel like, and if it was really how it was portrayed in television shows. 284 more words