20th Anniversary…

As most of you know, I’m not really a fan of this whole getting older idea. I feel like I’m on the verge of this mid-life crisis…and if the hubby wouldn’t object, I’d totally buy myself a convertible Porsche.   I’m sure most people aren’t super excited to get older – after a certain age […]

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A lesson in communication…

Communication.  It’s a necessity of life, right?  I mean we do it everyday.  We communicate with people at work, at home, online…but whether or not we do it effectively is subjective. This weekend, I had a project to do in the our woodshop (aka our garage).  On a side note, my dream is to park […]

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(Deep breath in and let it out) Never seems to be enough and we’re always wanting more of it. Time is money.  Time is precious.   Always seems like we all are racing to get somewhere or to do something.  Running to be on time, running because we’re late, running because we’re trying to be […]

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Crazy #ShamrockRunPortland

Two weeks ago I realized that the half marathon I signed up for on 3/14 fell on the Sunday that we spring forward.  My original plan was to get up early, drive to Portland (1.5 hrs away), run the half and be home by noon.  Springing forward meant I’d have to get up even earlier […]

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The Love Boat

Two weeks ago, it was raining.  Not just a light sprinkle, I’m talking buckets.  I was ready to pack my bags and leave the PNW for good!  I have this thought every year about this time.  I can make it through the winters here but it’s Spring that really gets me.  It’s cold and wet.  […]

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