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Goat Yoga in the Year of Trying New Things

Goat Yoga is NOT a spectator sport where goats demonstrate yoga positions for the enjoyment and youtube videos of all.

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When You Find Your People, You Just Know

I introduced myself...her name also began with an "A", we shared a hairdo, and an unadventurous sense of tidy, comfortable, mostly classic style, our birthdays are a few weeks apart (Yes, I had to ask if she was a Virgo.) We chuckled at our connection and she headed to the door.(admittedly within a very small parameter) when people are doing things the wrong way.

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Spirits of the Past at Wood Island Lighthouse – Maine’s Open Light House Weekend 2016

Jon and I collect the real deal - visiting, with a partially closed eye toward buying, real honest hard working lighthouses.

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Suburban Myth – What’s Gnu in small town Massachusetts

I defy anyone from having a more bizarre experience than Jon and I did today.

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The ill-behaved chicks, the groundhog & the awkward goslings

I kept a good distance away made easier by my 100x digital zoom, made minimal movements beyond the index finger pushing down on the shutter and watched. The bird seemed unconcerned about my appearance.

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Moving Away from a Disposable World? Do plants count?

I bring my herbs inside each winter and enjoy the rosemary, thyme, sage, chives, and oregano throughout New England's cold weather months. I've managed to keep parsley alive too. In fact the only exception is basil, which dies before Thanksgiving typically. I'm not an expert gardener, just a hack who wings it without bothering to… Continue reading Moving Away from a Disposable World? Do plants count?

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WHO’S YOUR RHODA?

I've been thinking - hey, wait, except for the fabulous clothes that are still in vogue today (watch and see), I've been living Mary Richards' life!

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Valentines – Romantic Antics in the Middle Ages – and I don’t mean the 1300’s

Romantic Antics can be big or small, it's all in how the right person knows when and how to make us feel good, special, appreciated and above all loved.