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missing boats; a day in the life

Literally running late, I whooshed through my front door at 6:47 am.  My eldest son and hubs exit my door, daily, at 7:03 am.  To my surprise he was awake, fed and packed and was waiting for his father to emerge.  1,540 more words


Attraction Isn’t Black and White

“I think women are sexy when they got some clothes on. And if later they take them off then you’ve triumphed.”
― Groucho Marx

Until fairly recently, I never thought I was an attractive person. 48 more words

Zen And Debauchery

tea parties

The signs of new growth and spring reveal themselves all around me.  The verdant green hills with dew as I walk in the morning, the warming of the air in the afternoon and the chirps of bird chatter heard through my window at dusk.  1,554 more words


This Is How You Grow Pt 1 - Do What You Want

The realisation that you are growing in age but still stuck in a shitty job just to pay bills and survive is not a happy experience. 223 more words



it doesn’t matter where you are coming from
and where you are currently at
no matter how lame, half-baked and inadequate you feel
build from there… 31 more words

Success- Do This To Change Lives.

“To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and affection of children; to learn the appreciation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of false friends; to appreciate beauty, to find the best in others; to leave the world a little bit better, whether by a healthy a child, a garden patch, or a redeemed social condition; to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived, this is to have succeeded. 242 more words


WiRe research showcased in Firewise Communities' How-To Newsletter

Hannah Brenkert-Smith was invited to summarize some of the WiRe team’s recent research on how social dynamics can encourage community actions for the Firewise Communities’ How-To Newsletter. 116 more words

Recognition And Outreach