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“Today’s forecast is rain with increasing sun,” could’ve been the opening broadcast for my NGO’s ArtWalk event in May. Its backstory is in my previous post “Gloomy Sunday.” This pilot project for 2016 came in under-budget with over-extended staff and volunteers and with me, the Peace Corps community development specialist, shouting “Onward!” in the background.. 544 more words


Police Recover 6 Of 11 Works Of Art Stolen From East Lansing Art Festival

EAST LANSING (WWJ) – East Lansing Police have found some of the art that was stolen during last weekend’s East Lansing Art Festival.

Police say they’ve recovered six of the 11 pieces of art that were stolen during the art festival. 137 more words


Top 5 Summer Events in Seaside and Cannon Beach

There are several exciting events happening at the coast this summer, here are a few of our favorites near Cannon Beach and Seaside.  Come stay with us while you are out exploring our backyard.  375 more words

Family-Fun Activities

Vegvísir, VanCAF, and Tingly Hands

Beowulf, Eowyn, a friend of ours, and I went to VanCAF on the weekend. Beowulf and I did have to take turns chasing Eowyn through the halls (it’s expanded quite a bit since it started a few years ago), but I got to spend some lovely time wandering through and looking at pretty pictures. 614 more words


The Changing Seasons – Sydney: May

May in Sydney this year has been warm, dry and sunny. As changing seasons go, autumn is looking a lot like summer!

Smoke gets in your eyes (and your hair, and your lungs, and your drying laundry … ) 644 more words


Thank you!

My heartfelt thanks to the Clarence Chamber of Commerce for another amazing Women In Business Leadership Conference at Samuel’s Grande Manor!

Special thanks to all the volunteers ( 143 more words