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Moving on from Disappointment 

Hey Everyone! I had an interview this past Tuesday, for a job that I probably would have enjoyed. I found out today that I didn’t get the job. I am trying to keep my mind off it and focus on … Continue reading

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Breaking out of the Insulated Bubble

Hey Everyone! I know I have talked about wanting to move away from the City, and if I have the opportunity I would. At the same time, in exploring other parts of Portland I have found other neighborhoods that feel … Continue reading

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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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City Living

Hey Everyone! I am one who does love small town, but as much as you want something, some dreams aren’t supposed to become a reality, and at this point, small town life my be a happy chapter in my younger … 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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Going Back To School?

Hey Everyone! For the past 7 years I have been looking for work, and had several odd jobs over the past 7 years. I began really looking for work while I was in my last term of college. Now 7 … Continue reading

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Life is Returning to Normal

Hey Everyone! As much fun as it was to have my Aunt and Uncle visit from Canada, they had to head back up north yesterday morning. On their way back home, they were stopping by my oldest cousin’s house, for … Continue reading

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Do I stay or do I go?

Hey Everyone!  Tuesday I had to run over to the office to pick up some prints. The route I normally take to and from the office takes me through two smaller neighborhoods that each have main streets that have that … 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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…When You Were Born to Stand Out

Hey Everyone! The quote “Why are you trying so hard to fit in, when you were born to stand out” by Ian Wallace has really been on my mind and heart today.  I have spent so many years trying to … Continue reading

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