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Project Management 101 Optimism is a wonderful thing. It brings with it the ability to picture a project from beginning to successful end, with nary a hiccup along the way. That would be Project Unicorn and, unfortunately, it doesn’t exist. This belief that there’s no such thing as the perfect project in no way … More The Myth of Project Unicorn
On the heels of darkness Spring brings hope, bees buzzing on blossoms, birds singing and swooping, foals, cubs, puppies and kittens, gardens, flowers, sunshine, renewal, & flirty smiles… Bring it on!
Tough year, 2016 was, but I’m tough. Tough job, new job, job loss, but I’m tough. Tough being alone, ‘though I like my me time, but I’m tough. Tough being so often exhausted, but I’m tough. Tough times ahead, for me and you, but we’re tough. Hang in there, welcome the New Year, be tough… … More Happy New Year, to One and All
Celebrate what’s come before, hold love in your heart, kisses under the mistletoe or in a field of snow, a baby’s smile, a lover’s embrace, a good book, presents, stockings, holding hands, a smile, ringing laughter over a good meal, puppies, kittens, horseback riding through a meadow, Santa, Rudolph, sparkling lights. Whatever brings joy to … More Yule, Solstice, Christmas, Love
Life is uncertain and full of fear and tension in these troubling times. I’m troubled and afraid, but thankful. Thankful for my family, my home, my job. Thankful for my health, the people in the world who selflessly do good works for others. Thankful that there is beauty amidst the anguish and ugliness. So yes, … More Thankful On This Day
Do you love to lose yourself in the wonders of a museum? There are so many, large and small, that suck us in and let us lose ourselves in historical wonder, be it textile, technology, farming, or rocks. They’re all wondrous, interesting and amazing. One museum I would visit every few years was the Rosicrucian … More Free Museum Tickets for September 24, 2016 – Thanks Smithsonian Magazine!
We still have a long way to go in the realm of labor and associated laws, but I’d like to salute those who came before me, who worked tirelessly to demolish child labor, unsafe working conditions, disparity in wages, and a slew of other issues they addressed and fought hard for. Hats off to Oregon … More Labor Day Salute
Nothing feeds the soul quite like good food and fabulous friends. The aroma of whatever magic you’re creating in your kitchen will seduce you with its mouth-watering goodness, and you’ll all revel in the love of food, friends, and family. Are you ready to cook up something delish? Try your hand at the recipe below … More Welsh Pecan Bread
Nothing feeds the soul quite like good food and fabulous friends. The aroma of whatever magic you’re creating in your kitchen will seduce you with its mouth-watering goodness, and you’ll all revel in the love of food, friends, and family. Are you ready to cook up something delish? Try your hand at the first recipe … More Banana Nut Bread