Category Archives: Goals/Dreams

Call It the 13-Year Plan

Three years ago yesterday, I wrote a post that would absolutely change my life…Dreams in the Mist. A comment from a loyal reader, Cranky Puppy, now my neighbor here in Northeast Kansas City started me on a journey that, three years … Continue reading

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2016 Will Be the Year of…

The Year of the Budget If you read my earlier post Jumping Into the Dream, then you may begin to understand why I say that I think that 2016 will be the year of the budget. Big dreams take time and … Continue reading

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Jumping Into the Dream

Jumping Into the Dream We have watched the legalization of cannabis slowly creep across the nation in the past few years. Most recently, Colorado’s transition from a medical marijuana state to fully legal for adult use has really excited us. Dave, … Continue reading

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Inside, Outside, and Walkways

Every time I think, “I didn’t really get much done,” I find evidence to the contrary. Take today for example. Yesterday was focused on moving furniture around upstairs as we are back to sleeping in the large double room and … Continue reading

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Prepping for Winter and Saturday Events

  Prepping for Winter We will need to spend some time outside this weekend and begin prepping the chicken coops and yard for winter. Among our “gotta do’s” are: Muck out chicken coop Level most of the main garden (embarrassingly … Continue reading

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Shhh! It’s a Secret…Flyover Country is an AWESOME Place to Live!

I live in the Midwest, in a large city of nearly one-half million people. Yep, it’s flyover country. Many folks out there on the west and east coasts of the country call it that and never think twice. And I’ve … Continue reading

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Lots of Art, Some Writing, and of Course, Plenty of Projects!

“So, do you ever sleep?” someone asked me the other day. “Yup, eight hours every night.” Although I am plotting on how to magically add another eight hours to the day so that I have time for more “I gotta … Continue reading

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Resisting the Urge to Collect Things…Going Frugal…and More

My OCD tendencies show up as almost a collecting obsession – scissors, embroidery floss and so much more. I’ve been Resisting the Urge to Collect More Stuff recently. I’m now getting a chance to go through things that were packed … Continue reading

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I’m Not Dead

Hey everyone, just wanted to check in and say, “I’m not dead.” I’ve been busy with a new project, that of taking my writing from that of zero income to, you know, INCOME. It’s taking up every minute of my … Continue reading

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Life Isn’t Boring…

I sometimes wonder if I have ADD, or ADHD. I will be walking along life’s little road, focused on one thing, and suddenly find myself, walking in circles, little jerky steps in one direction before returning to where I was, … Continue reading

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