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#12 of 1001 Awesome Things: Last Episode of NatGeo's Cosmos

August 30, 2017

“Put the table inside or else I will no longer eat here”, I told my family last night after they replaced our round wooden dining table with a plastic rectangular foldable table. 800 more words


The Cost of Moving

Plane tickets: $500
Cat’s plane ticket: $125
Shipping Container $1500
Moving supplies (boxes, tape, rope, etc): $60
Security Deposit on the apartment we cancelled: $1005… 773 more words


Independence Day, Indeed

Five years ago today I boarded a plane bound for Kigali.

I was in the middle of a divorce I didn’t quite see coming, and certain I had no idea of where I was going, other than to Africa — a place I had dreamed of visiting since I was a child. 527 more words


I woke up on January 1st of this year without a plan.

As I surveyed my snow-covered landscape, I suddenly knew.. “I’m moving to Los Angeles.” It was a quiet moment, alone in my house. 365 more words



Remember the Six Million Dollar Man – famed for all kinds of mechanical parts that allowed him to function with his bionic arm.  Eventually we can all now enjoy coming to our senses with spare parts. 139 more words


Reciprocity and gratitude

By Jamie Migdal. CEO of FetchFind

While contemplating a topic for this week’s Pet Industry Insider newsletter, it dawned on me that the answer was right in front of me (as it so often is). 377 more words



Today I spoke with a friend of mine who I literally hadn’t spoken to in almost two years. But like with any good friend, solid friend, or as my friend Liz and I say, “Life Friends,” time is of no consequence. 768 more words

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