Category Archives: Winter

Learning to live a simpler lifestyle

Hey Everyone! Lately I have been rather overwhelmed with the constant bombardment of the media and our society propagating the mentality that we need the latest & greatest / biggest & best / needing more all of the time.  I … Continue reading

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Longing for Autumn 

Hey Everyone! Yesterday had been unseasonably cool, and a bit wet at times.  It has been the perfect day to bake cookies, drink tea, warm some Apple S’mores Scentsy cubes in my Scentsy warmer, work on some knitting, and day … Continue reading

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Life is so much more…

Hey Everyone! With looking for work, I have also had time to think about, what I am working toward, what kind of career I want, and the goals I want to accomplish. There is a part of me that still … Continue reading

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Life Update

Hey Everyone! I haven’t really talked about what I was doing for work on this blog, mostly because I didn’t really want to talk about it, and really didn’t feel that it was appropriate at the time to talk about … Continue reading

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Into the Woods

Hey Everyone! The snow had finally melted off last week, in plenty of time for my weekday off.  After having been stuck at home for the better part of at least two weeks, due to ice and snow. This past … Continue reading

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Winter Cabin Fever in the City

Hey Everyone! We have had snow on the ground for 7 days straight. Here in this part of the country means the roads are an ice skating rink until it melts off, so the city & schools has been shut … Continue reading

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Settling Back into a Normal Routine

Hey Everyone! As I am sitting here at my computer, watching the snow coming down outside my window, I can’t help but think about what I want to accomplish this year.  This year I want to read more books, go … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas! 

Hey Everyone! I just wanted to take a few minutes to wish everyone a Merry Christmas! This year has flown by, even though it seems like nothing spectacular has happened.  Now that Christmas is winding down, I begin to look … Continue reading

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Kitchen Duty and Farm Animals!

Hey Everyone!  This weekend has been a busy one!  Thursday we had some snow that iced over. Beings that I still work from home, I was still able to work on Thursday. By Friday it had cleared up enough for … Continue reading

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Going up a mountain 

Hey Everyone!  This afternoon I went for a drive, and decided to go to Mt Saint Helens. Today ended up being a stormy autumn day, and only got stormier the further up I went. While it was good for thinking, … Continue reading

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