I can see clearly now that this Triathlon was a bad idea. I cannot believe I sunk my teeth into this! I should be smarter and more discriminating by this phase of my life. I have worked out consistently everyday for a week. Each day I’m biking, swimming, running, or lifting weights. And do you know what I noticed today?
Turn Right At Lake Michigan is the journey of a young couple to renovate a 100+ year old house in Dayton, Ohio by the skin of their teeth and with their bare hands while juggling two kids, five cats, and a fat Chihuahua. Brace yourself for honesty, humor, and a lot of bright colors....more
I'm a feminist, progressive, humanist who sits at the intersection of the consistent life ethic and reproductive justice movements. Turning back the clock to a time of restrictive gender roles and one-size-fits-all sexuality is not just, not possible, and not an effective way to end abortion. We need justice for women, justice for our children, and a commitment to nonviolent solutions to social problems.
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I'm passionate about travel - trips big and small, exotic and close to home. The common thread among these diverse experiences is value. I go beyond frugality to focus on getting the most for your time and money.
I call my approach "coffeecan finances", in honor of every woman who has to save for a trip one coin and bill at a time, dropping them into a bank account, a piggy bank, even a coffeecan....more
We're a silly family with lots of opinions! And, we've recently moved from big-city Michigan to rural Minnesota. I'm a little out of my element. Come share a few laughs as I try to adjust to my new environment and share a few opinions on politics, religion and whatever else is on my mind today.
To tweak the universe, one must be devoted to the cause, sincere and persistent. This is a blog about the way to make things happen and it is about the way things actually do happen.
It's mostly a personal blog and a blog about learning to be a writer and the fun I'm having producing full-length novels. It's about my life, my family, my dog.
It's about anything.