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16 Jun 19
The Night Watchman

Blog note. Jesus indicated that ‘fearful sights’ (various natural disasters) would occur leading up to the time known as the Tribulation and Great Tribulation (a combined seven year period of great destruction on earth). Although these types of things have occurred in the past for centuries and thousands of years, they could be identified as […]

16 Jun 19
My Untamed Brain

The saga of my upturned life has continued, but my journaling did not. After I moved in with my friend, things were a tad chaotic for awhile, but I admit that I got lazy – instead of writing, I sat with her and watched mindless TV or chatted.  Wait a minute. Is it lazy to […]

16 Jun 19
My Meals are on Wheels

Today’s Menu: Dirty Rice with Turkey Italian Sausage and Baked Garlic Loaf Bread     For Breakfast on this Sunday morning I toasted a couple of Eggo’s – Nutri Grain Waffles. I also fried a couple of Jennie – O Turkey Breakfast Sausage Links. Had my morning cup of bigelow Decaf Green Tea, as always! […]

16 Jun 19
46er in the 50s

For 2019 my climbing partner and I decided to commit to a full five days in the Adirondacks (vs the two trips we did in 2018). I put together an ambitious 15 peak plan starting with hiking out to the John’s Brook Lodge on Monday then summiting Big Slide Mountain. Tuesday’s plan was to traverse […]

16 Jun 19
Montana Happy

31 Summer Hygge Ideas to Nurture Yourself will set you on the right path to embracing the cozy side of living – even in the heat of summer! Who said you could only hygge in the winter when summer has so many cozy elements to savor? “Summer is the annual permission slip to be lazy. […]

16 Jun 19
My Life Experiment

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_post_title _builder_version=”3.0.106″ saved_tabs=”all” title=”on” meta=”on” author=”on” date=”on” categories=”off” comments=”on” featured_image=”off” featured_placement=”below” text_color=”dark” text_background=”off” title_font_size=”36px” title_text_color=”#75ae4c” text_orientation=”center” disabled=”off” disabled_on=”off|off|off” global_module=”4637″ /][/et_pb_column][/et_pb_row][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”2_3″][et_pb_text] A crucial part of living a healthy life is living with healthy expectations. We cannot escape having expectations. We have them for ourselves, for others and essentially every aspect of life that […]

16 Jun 19
Grandma Diane's Recipes

6 pork chops, ¾” thick Salt and pepper to taste 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 can 8-3/4-ounce sliced peaches ¼ cup firmly packed light brown sugar ¼ cup ketchup 2 tablespoons vinegar 1-1/2 cups very hot water ¼ cup softened butter 1 package Stove Top Stuffing Mix for Pork Season chops with salt and pepper. […]

16 Jun 19
Healthy Vegetarian Meals on a college student's budget

I’m writing this blog post on a Sunday, so why not make a homey, comforting, yummy food?! Today I will give the recipe for a pasta and vegetable bowl! This is the best after work, not wanting to do any more work, easy to make, scrumptious meal! To start, everything I got for this meal […]

16 Jun 19
Peace Through the Holidays

My daughter mentioned today that I should add a recipe to my blog. Everyone loves a good recipe. As we began to talk about what food would be good for summer, my husband mentioned apple pie. Then I said what about Father’s day-he again said apple pie. What about Christmas I added, apple pie again […]

16 Jun 19
My Aberrant Life

There are a lot of circumstances in my life that have led me to where I am now. I tell people this all the time: “you can’t move forward if you are constantly looking behind you.” I have been unsuccessful in burying my past and just hauling tail away from it. Therapy only seemed to […]

16 Jun 19
eastelmhurst.a.go.go

Between the soup kitchen on Pine Street, and the farmer’s market in Kennedy Plaza, my life is often filled with such exceptionally good food.    At the farmer’s market, they have fresh produce, wine, beer, ale and seafood, as well as cheese and meat.  Each merchant has a TABLE at which he tries to cajole […]

16 Jun 19
The Fly Fishing Punk

Last summer (2018) due to the unusually hot summer and drought conditions on the rivers in Ireland I practically stopped fishing for trout and other freshwater fish. The waters were too low and too warm for catch and release fishing. After a few weeks of frustration from not being able to fish locally I turned […]

16 Jun 19
chillibitten

There are mornings during the week , when I really really hate making breakfast. Actually to tell you the truth,  most mornings I hate making breakfast. Simply because I am always late and my father always seem to be rushing me to get up and make something for him to eat and then when I […]

16 Jun 19
Pacific Crest Trail Adventure

Beginning my summer Pacific Crest Trail hiking adventure with an early morning flight to Portland, Oregon. I take a tram from the airport to Gateway Station where I have a few hours to find fuel for my stove and body. At 2:30 the bus leaves for Cascade Locks(Columbia River – border of Oregon and Washington). […]

16 Jun 19
Woman Walking Home

David from the Roadside: Woke to another beautiful morning here. Checked the tracker to see Runningbird already well on her way. She did call and told me she had found a flat bid of a ledge to sleep on for the night. The previous day when arriving at the campground I had heard a bit […]