Category Archives: what I’m about

writing, feeling, listening, not thinking!

You know how sometimes you go to an event and you’re really fired up and inspired, but you get home and find that the mundane realities of your life get in the way and you can’t make use of that … Continue reading

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story, meaning, to do lists, and Viktor Frankl

I hope this doesn’t turn out completely rambling! This post is a little bit of an introduction to some ideas I really want to come back to in the future. — A while back someone recommended listening to a podcast … Continue reading

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stripped bare

I recently came across a great blog post titled What Would Happen if You Stripped Your Life Bare? on Love Minimalism. I think it must have been one of Courtney Carver’s P333 links on Facebook (a great way to find new … Continue reading

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Currently: ideally vs actually

What I should be doing right now: * planting the plants I’ve been given lately… and especially that one plant I bought over a month ago and still haven’t put in the ground. * laying out my soaker hoses… I … Continue reading

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excess

We had the TV tuned to Discovery this weekend so I watched a show that both fascinates and disgusts me – Extreme RVs, I think they call it. I guess it was made for the Travel Channel. The name tells it all. It’s a … Continue reading

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debating with myself

I have been engaging in a fairly silly internal debate with myself about digital scrapbooking, Project Life and buying a printer. Here’s a summary of the arguments I have been having, or rather a catalog of the competing thoughts I … Continue reading

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2012: end of year review

    This is going to be a long post! It’s something of a wrap-up of my year – what I read and watched.   I kept a simple record of the books I read this year. Most of my … Continue reading

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my travel planning obsession

I’m not exactly obsessed with travel. I don’t really want to backpack though Nepal or hike the Amazon (though I wouldn’t mind a week in Paris or a trip through Scandinavia!) I’m just obsessed with planning what I take with me … Continue reading

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new year, new journal

The beginning of a new year means I get a new planner, journal, diary and/or calendar. And this year I can celebrate finishing my 5 year diary! I loved (the idea of) my 5 year diary, even though it took … Continue reading

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morning walk

One of the best things about dogs is that they force you out of the house every morning, even when you’d rather not go. And if they’re as badly trained as mine, their sniff-stops will give you plenty of time … Continue reading

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