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Category Archives: Reflections

Assessing where I’ve been and where I’m going

Looking Ahead at 2013

Frohes neues Jahr! (Happy New Year!) Yesterday, I looked back at 2012 and how I fared on the goals I had made for the year (both those made toward the beginning of the year and those that came up as the year went on). Today I want to look ahead Read more →

Looking Back at 2012

In January, I mentioned some general goals I wanted to work toward this year. With the year coming to an end, I decided to take a look back at how far I got (or didn’t) with those goals. Below you’ll find what I made No Progress on, made Some Progress Read more →

Show & Tell: Remembering High School

  I found out about From Mrs. to Mama’s Show & Tell Monday: Remembering High School from Somewhere Over the Camo and thought it would be fun to participate. By this time in 2002, I was in my first semester of my last year of high school (which also happened Read more →

Losing My Grandma S.

I don’t think any glimpse I could give you of my Grandma S. would do her justice, but I’ll tell you a few things. She liked to sew and create things like pillowcase dolls and quilts. I still have a bunny rabbit doll that she made for me years ago. Read more →

“How I Make That Money Honey” Link Up: My Job Path From College to Today

I wrote this post for the “How I Make That Money Honey” Link Up, hosted by Lindsey at The Bargain Blonde. As with the vlog link up I participated in, I found out about this link up on Handling With Grace. Unfortunately I thought the “midnight Friday” closing for posts Read more →

Never Have I Ever Part 2

Here is the remainder of the Never Have I Ever list I started yesterday. 50. Been to the top of the Eiffel Tower in Paris – I haven’t been to Paris. Not sure if we’d go to the top of the Eiffel when we go, but it might be an Read more →

Never Have I Ever Part 1

I found this list on Katrin’s blog Land of Candy Canes. Like her, I couldn’t resist doing it, so I thought I’d post it. I’m calling it Never Have I Ever because it reminds me of the game of the same name where you say something you’ve never done and Read more →

A Look Back at 2011, a Look Ahead to 2012

I have tried to keep this blog as much in chronological order as I can, even though some of the events are from a couple months ago. But I thought today I would take a break before we get too far into 2012 to take a look back at last Read more →

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