Category Archives: Mind Dump

File this under “You just can’t make this stuff up”

My husband, Mark, went to the Netherlands last week for work. He left Saturday arriving Sunday. Got some rest, adjusted to the time change, and went to work Monday and again on Tuesday. That’s the short part of the story. The following is the rest of his week. Tuesday, after work, the out-of-town employees all […]

Food for thought

My husband and I eat primarily vegetarian.  I say “primarily” because we do eat the occasional meat dish.  We started on a vegetarian diet to save calories and increase our vitamin intake.  We have nothing against meat; we have just elected to eliminate most meat from our diet.  I say this to support my commentary […]


I’m not extremely political.  I don’t follow politics with intensity but I get the basics and try to vote using sound intelligent facts.  I don’t blindly believe political ads or campaign speeches, nor do I believe everything that is posted online; online postings may follow inaccurate trends and rumors.  So what’s a person to do?  […]

Resolutions Anyone?

I’m not a fan of New Year’s Resolutions. I believe that improvement should be a year-round thing, not a once-a-year thing.  So my quest to get in shape has nothing to do with January 1, 2012. The realization has been evident for quite some time that I’ve fallen out of shape and gained weight.  Too […]