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Same Garden, Different Plans

As we’re still waiting for our seed orders to arrive, let’s talk plans. Not that we have anything in writing yet (sorry, the winter laziness is a little hard to beat this year, but we’ll get over it soon), but we’ve still got plans… 506 more words


Dark Request


You should not give me so much importance.
I am happy to have you.
But your world should not revolve around me.
You have a world too. 26 more words

My Diary

Why Your Morning Routine Matters

“Life is worth waking up an hour early to live an hour more.”

I have a love-hate relationship with mornings.  I love the feeling of being up and p productive early enough that I can move at my own pace, have my quiet time, read a few blogs, and actually feel on top of things before I go barreling into my day.   512 more words


Lessons from a 40+ year old #1

  1. No need to act your age – you ARE your age.
  2. Bark back.
  3. Suffer fools gladly, or not at all.
  4. What’s the BEST that could happen?
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In the world of the overwhelmed...

Those eight boxes arrived late last week and have been sitting in the front room…untouched.  I’ve been reflecting on moving day and it was absolute and utter chaos.   546 more words

Lessons Learned

Rocky Raccoon 100M Report

My painting motto is “They don’t all have to be masterpieces.” Going to take that approach to writing. Waste time polishing and nothing gets finished. Quantity over quality. 1,133 more words

Lessons Learned

Embracing the Mundane

The past few weeks I have focused on the mundane duties of dish washing at the restaurant where I am employed. From the outsider looking in at my life, one could assume that I am probably a failure of some sort. 415 more words

Creative Writing