September 2013 archive


Who Told You What To Like?

I’ve recently become obsessed with a career blogger called Penelope Trunk. She’s a homeschooling, startup business woman with Aspergers who lives on a farm in Wisconsin, and calls it like it is. And due to all that, is hilarious. She writes a lot about homeschooling, and letting kids find their passions and develop them, rather […]

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On a Pony in Iceland (that's me in the middle)

When a Good Job Isn’t Good Enough

I walked away from almost $300,000 a year and a ‘good’ job in January to shape my life on my terms and start to live an adventure. Lots of people didn’t understand. ‘How could you give up such a good job with good conditions and great pay??’ But the thing is, sometimes good pay and […]

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The Everyday Adventure

Meditate or Ruminate

I’ve been trying to meditate. Ok, fine, I did it once and the chatter in my mind ramped up to a whole new level! It was NOISY in there! And that was hard. And then I stopped. A close friend of mine lives in The Democratic Republic of the Congo, doing aid work. Before moving […]

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The London Eye

How Long is a Decade?

Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass anyway. –          Earl Nightingale I was listening to a lecture this week and in it the question was posed: ‘How long is a decade?’ In my typical fashion I jumped to an immediate conclusion […]

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