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From Chicken Truck to Table

Disclaimer: this post contains details on my first butchery experience—if you’re squeamish, consider yourself forewarned.

I’ve been interested in butchery for some time now. It started last year when I was still living in San Francisco, and decided to take up archery lessons. 906 more words


Teaching Yourself Stuff Online

I like learning new things.

As I was quite recently in college, I do not like paying to learn new things.

What’s this? An enormous collection of free lessons and resources about every single conceivable thing on the planet? 498 more words

Musings On Life

 What can you do today that you were not capable of a few years ago?

by Jon Hilton

When I think back to where exactly I was 365 days ago, it never ceases to amaze me the jagged artwork that change has woven into the tapestry of my life.   20 more words

Personal Growth

Flight School: Ursula Aloft

As some of you may know already, I’m reprising one of my favorite roles this summer:  that of Ursula the Sea Witch in Disney’s The Little Mermaid… 927 more words

Learning New Things

The Present & Future of STEM Careers

Over the past few years, one of the largest growth areas of employment has remained in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). While the economy improves, technological advancements continue to create more opportunities in the workforce. 397 more words



Two weeks shy of turning 11 months, our baby boy is walking! It started with being able to stand unsupported, to a few steps here and there. 438 more words


Well Hello Lovely Yarn

I know this may be a little early to mention the Christmas word, but this year all my gifts are to be hand crafted, so I need to start now !! 102 more words