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Daily Life in Southern New Mexico

I want to participate in this challenge by Opinionated Man to show you what daily life is like where I live.

I am originally from Southern California, and I could talk about what that’s like for hours. 391 more words

Maritime Mary: Making My Day

As I was recently opening a fresh new pack of gel pens, I found myself smiling. Really such a small thing can give a little thrill. 182 more words

Guest Writers

My Little Town

The popular saying is that it takes a village to raise a child. This is the village that raised my sister and me and left its imprint on everything we are today. 847 more words

Celebrating Hands At Home

VisuaLingual Seed Bombs in Good Housekeeping Magazine

We’re thrilled that our Salad Greens Seed Bombs are included in the March 2015 Good Housekeeping Magazine. It’s too cold to garden in most parts of the US right now, but you can grow these seed bombs on a sunny windowsill and enjoy your mini crop in just a few weeks!

Urban Life

turning inward

How much better is silence; the coffee cup, the table. How much better to sit by myself like the solitary sea-bird that opens its wings on the stake. 600 more words


The Day My Gym Went Denim

The old lady’s neck is as big as her head, and her husband has my morning routine memorized.  They had joined the gym in summer when I was jogging the local rails to trails. 990 more words


Grocery Cart Snooping in a Small Town

On Sundays, we usually call our daughter Dee, who lives in New York. Last Sunday was no different, and it just happened to be the day of the Academy Awards. 516 more words