Monthly Archives: February 2015

A change of view

It was like this yesterday in downtown Brainard. And the view from above today: To make up for this, the flight to LAX was about 90F… Everything has gone smoothly except for my phone deciding it wanted to sync to … Continue reading

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Adventure all around

It’s a dangerous business, Frodo, going out of your door,” he used to say. Continue reading

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Our Role Models aka Aunts

I had a handful of Aunts, growing up. Mom had sisters, Dad had one sister. Each one as different as could be, each with things I could admire and learn from and keep. Aunt Marie, Dad’s sister: religious and also … Continue reading

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Nice Moment & Unrelated Quote

Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage. — Anaïs Nin Continue reading

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Happy Blog-o-versary

As I do every year, I wish myself a belated blog-o-versary, although sometimes the spelling changes. This commemorates when this particular blog began, then under the auspices of blogger, now powered by WordPress. Self-hosted since the beginning. So happy blog-o-versary, … Continue reading

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