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Week 7 check in: I need a nap...

This past week was the single longest work week that I’ve had since starting the project and it’s been so tiring. I did a lot of reading this week but not a whole lot else unfortunately, but it’s a new week, and I have several days off so I’m trying to make the best of it. 296 more words


Day 321: 3 Things I know to be true about Life, Joy, and Goals

I think it’s fairly obvious from the onset of this blog that I have absolutely no idea what I’m doing. That’s not exactly a bad thing, but it’s something I don’t think I’ve adequately put into words here. 609 more words


Don't Worry... Be Happy! A 3 Day Quote Challenge.

Two posts in one day! That is definitely a first! Today is day 2 of this three day quote challenge and I’m loving it! I’m really enjoying looking at so many quotes and picking out some favorites! 179 more words

Day 286 - A book quote a day. Sir John Lubbock: When we have done our best...

When we have done our best, we should wait the result in peace.

Sir John Lubbock from The Pleasures of Life


Simple and elegant quote cards for all occasions… 8 more words

You don't make the grade : Day 10

Dear Friend,

I’m hoping that by now you have finally accepted the reality of the proposition that I’m going to write about today. You know the one that says you aren’t perfect and most importantly, that no matter how hard you try you never will be. 373 more words

31 Days Of Letters To My Future Self

A Way Will Be Made

Regardless how bleak
Life looks
and what seems impassable
mountains ahead
always … always …
a way will be made
allowing passage ahead.

Friends and Family, my mother survived two very intense surgeries.  314 more words


An Extraordinary Human Being

In the past three months I have lost my marriage, two very close friends, 15 pounds, my house… and on Sunday, my grandfather.

I don’t want to add ‘my job’ to that list (which is why i haven’t posted in a while). 126 more words