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Only a Phone Call Away…

About a year and 11 months ago, I landed in Edinburgh sleep-deprived after a flight filled with crying babies and a trying time in Heathrow. Meeting new friends on the flight from London to Edinburgh and seeing Highland Coo and sheep from the sky entering Scotland, it didn’t really register that I had made a huge life change until I traveled up to the top of the Royal Mile only to walk down a steep staircase in the side of a close to walk halfway up The Mound, and up five flights of spiral stairs to open the door to what looked slightly smaller than Dudley’s second bedroom. 729 more words


How To: Start A Revolution

Guys – here’s what you do. You just meet a dude at a bar who has an Idea Blog, and then you just come up with brilliant ideas. 15 more words

Being Crazy

Each Day Prepares Presents, but We Must Show Up!

“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.” Dr. Suess

About ten years ago while spending a week in the San Juan Del Sur Nicaragua area, I met a perpetually-cheerful university student who became an instant friend.   506 more words




/ˌsɛr ənˈdɪp ɪ ti/



  1. an aptitude for making desirable discoveries by accident.

  2. good fortune; luck:

    the serendipity of getting the first job she applied for.

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year everyone! 2014 Was a crazy, wonderful year for me. Lots of stressful, scary things happened, but other things happened too that were more wonderful and unexpected than I could have ever hoped for. 346 more words

Writing & Indie Thoughts

Bit of an Update

I used to think I was busy. Then we had Madeleine.

Madeleine will be three months old on 1st November. Three. I don’t even know how this happened!!! 812 more words


More Metallics, and Meeting Friends

Hello There! When you move to a foreign country, with a foreign language, it becomes crucial to learn to take advantage of coming across an English speaker and turn that chance meeting into a second date! 432 more words