It’s an amazing feeling to know that once you hit the publish button next, you will have sent your 1,000th post into the blogosphere. 1,000 posts. 1,000 posts since February 2010 in this space. My little space on the internet. I’m not sure how long most blogs last or how many posts are typical, but I… [Read More…]
Hammock in the yard Summer is that much better Cannot wait to write #humpdayhaiku Bonus points for comments written in the form of haiku (5 – 7 – 5 syllables), as per usual.
When we start a blog, we don’t always know where it’s going to lead us. Will it be a place we share our daily struggles, triumphs or pictures of our kids? Will it be a place that people come and engage, share and spread like crazy? Or will it just be our moms and best… [Read More…]
I’m a creative person by nature. Maybe it’s because I’m left-handed and extremely right-brained. When I was young, I would sit on my bed or the living room couch and just sketch. I remember many sketches of people and dragons (when I was particularly into mythology). I’d use pencil and just practice the shading of… [Read More…]
The Adventure Project (TAP) is a nonprofit organization that “adds venture” capital to create jobs in developing countries. CEO Becky Straw and co-founder Jody Landers launched TAP in 2010 with $4,000 and a bold vision. They believed that they could move people out of extreme poverty and save lives faster through the creation of jobs. While working… [Read More…]