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April Contemplations: Day 26

Because I’m this obsessive, type A personality, I had to really get a bad wake-up call. I mean, thank God not bad enough to be life threatening.

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Match 2 - Haye Farm 22/04/2018

16 fished Curtis Pool

Here we go again, the headline writes itself this week.

Try Keeping up with the Joneses, well you’d have to to get in the frame on Curtis Pool last Sunday.  106 more words

Match Results

Is Bigger Actually Better?

It is the season of spring cleaning, though to be honest I feel like I am always stuck in a cycle of deep cleaning our home because I can never keep up with the messes of even my small family of three. 860 more words

Why DIY is dead and what that says about life today

A bulletin board I made a few years ago … that was destined for the dumpster.

Have you noticed the trend away from DIY? Fewer people today are taking on projects or “crafts” that look like they were tackled by an amateur. 659 more words


Keeping Up With the Joneses

Scrolling through your Facebook and Instagram feeds you are bombarded with snippets into everyone else’s lives.  Not that it’s a bad thing, it’s kind of the point of social media, BUT take everything you see with a grain of salt.  559 more words


Rockefeller's insight (and warning)

The famous businessman John Rockefeller was asked, “How much money does it take to satisfy a man?” He replied, “Just a little bit more.”

His answer was insightful—not only about how a lot of people think about money, but about how a lot of people think about life in general. 257 more words

The Up Devo

Like water off a duck's back

“You never do it right.”
“Your priorities are always messed up.”
“You always say the wrong thing!”

How do you respond when people unduly judge and criticize you? 246 more words

The Up Devo