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Do-Over

Stop. Go back. Rewind.       Please.     When I was little, I loved playing with toy rollercoaster sets, toy farms–miniature life setups. I felt if I could just wish hard enough, I’d shrink and transport to this … Continue reading

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Idaho

Idaho is full of friendly people and beards. While this seemed to set my trip up to be a great success, all in all, it was a disappointment. Each day I spent three or more hours in the University of … Continue reading

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Only Happy in the Sun

I’ve been quiet lately. Let me try to catch you up on what’s been going on.   The other day a friend was out running and told his buddy, “She can only ride in ‘pretty’ places!” He’s right. I love … Continue reading

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Misconceptions

My final days on traincation were fabulous, and, as always, it was incredibly hard to leave. Santa Barbara is my paradise, simply put. Coming back to Colorado Springs was an adjustment. Not just the altitude (though I’d like to write … Continue reading

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Traincation Pt 1

For a myriad of reasons, I called my mom and told her I wouldn’t be home for Christmas. “Home” is a little different for me. I remember a few years ago when I told my mom that Chicago wasn’t “home” … Continue reading

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‘Tis the Season!

I love Christmas. It’s my second favorite holiday to my Birthday. Which, no matter how much you want to debate, is a holiday.  I know what you’re thinking. It sounds selfish, right? Yep! But there’s more to it, I promise. … Continue reading

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Seasons

It seems to me that I post on this topic a lot; the idea of seasons. I lived in Santa Barbara for 4 years and our seasons ranged from june-gloomy (60-75 with dense fog in the morning) to sunshine (70-80). … Continue reading

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