Category Archives: Myself

Figuring out who I am

Vacation Time!

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By the time you are reading this I will be a couple days into my vacation back in my happy place – Duluth Minnesota.   Yes, I’ve been there a bunch of times but that’s kind of the point.  Please see     for my thoughts on why I keep going back there. And yes, I am going alone again.  This… Read more »

Very Tired Blogger

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On April 16th I got my second COVID vaccine. I did not come down with a fever, chills, or headache.  I did not go into anaphylactic shock. But holy cow am I am wiped out.   I had not personally read about fatigue as a vaccine side effect before I got my shots, but now I’m reading that yes, it’s pretty… Read more »


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Apparently I never actually hit “publish” on last weeks’ post.  Good news is that it’s still timely, so it will be coming your way tomorrow, 2/22/21. Thanks!

Cockatoos and Parrots and Videos- Oh My!

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I get a lot of (mostly) good natured grief over some of my entertainment choices.  Specifically as of late, folks find it odd/ unusual/ crazy that I have become a fan of watching YouTube videos of birds.  Most notably I am a fan of Mr Max TV- a moluccan cockatoo, and Einstein the Talking Texan Parrot- an African grey parrot,… Read more »

49 Reasons to Wonder

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“Age is just a number” “You are only as old as you feel” “50 is the new 30” We’ve all heard things like this.  We’ve probably said them ourselves, or had someone say them to us.  I’ve heard them a lot lately, because by the time you read this I will have turned 49.  And I have a lot a… Read more »