Midwestern Wanderlog
2016-01-21 – Stay mindful; be in the moment
2016-01-21 – Stay mindful; be in the moment

2016-01-21 – Stay mindful; be in the moment

(I have my camera back today.  I’m so pleased!!  Can’t wait to see how much better the images are and how much time I can save in not needing to remove spots!) When working on a long-term project such as a…

2016-01-20 – It’s all about respect
2016-01-20 – It’s all about respect

2016-01-20 – It’s all about respect

Yippie-skippie, yay, yahoo!  It’s warming up for a few days!  Tomorrow might not require wearing every single layer that I own! Of course, a warmup in January almost always means more snow, even if it’s just a bit.  This morning…

2016-01-15 – Back up. Seriously.
2016-01-15 – Back up.  Seriously.

2016-01-15 – Back up. Seriously.

You might have noticed that I enjoy stories.  I love hearing them, and I like telling them.  Stories are often our first introduction to the concepts of adventure, courage, overcoming adversity; they fuel the imagination, help us make sense of…

2016-01-13 – Little but powerful soldiers – neurons of the subconscious mind
2016-01-13 – Little but powerful soldiers – neurons of the subconscious mind

2016-01-13 – Little but powerful soldiers – neurons of the subconscious mind

Have you ever fallen asleep while mentally examining an issue of some kind?  A situation at work, a misunderstanding with a friend, a question about where your life is going versus where you want it to go, even a math…