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Waiting - A chore or an Opportunity?

Hi there, I am sitting in the Qantas lounge at the Perth Domestic Airport waiting for a flight to Darwin. And waiting a bit more. The flight has been delayed by two hours. 254 more words

Life Skills

The Art of Debate

As part of the leadership minor protocol for the Leadership Advancement Scholars,  we are required to take an intro to debate class. This class was, to say the very least, boring. 140 more words


Up-cycling Bargain Priced Sweaters

A few times a year our little local used clothing store has what they call a “bag sale”. You can get a little plastic grocery bag full of clothes for $5.00 or a large brown paper grocery bag full of clothes for $7.00. 134 more words

Urban Homestead

Superwoman down with man flu!

When superwoman is sick. We just keep going. Power through. Work. Do all the things that have to get done.

I’m working on getting rid of superwoman. 396 more words


Advice for the Beginning Martial Artist

Have you ever watched martial artists on TV or in the movies and wanted to try it for yourself? Or maybe you have recently started taking a martial art, and are frustrated with your perceived slow progress and could use some advice or encouragement. 441 more words


Hope for Healing

Here is what’s important to know -my husband knows all that I’m about to say. He’s well aware and a ok with it. Now with that out of the way I’ll continue. 934 more words

Mental Skills - Not Just for Athletes

In sports it is widely accepted that successful performance is up to the synergy of physical and mental skills. As a popular quote of the American baseball player Yogi Berra goes: 729 more words