Ultimate Beer Lover’s Happy Hour [Giveaway]

Oktoberfest officially comes to an end this week, but that doesn’t mean I won’t find an excuse to prolong the beer festivities. We are on our way to New Mexico, and the plan is to spend our time (in between hiking and admiring hot air balloons) checking out what’s on tap locally AND hitting up […]

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Friday 7 Quick Takes #008

I have had a lot on my mind these days, but I haven’t been able to put that into words to create one coherent blog post. *begin brain dump* 01. My heart hurts not knowing whether the friends I’d made in Japan nearly ten years ago are okay. I want to know how they are, […]

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No Friggin’ Sparkles

When I heard about Christopher Moore’s “Bite Me: A Love Story” book signing, I was rather bummed out because it was the day of, and I already had other plans made. I’ve read a few of Moore’s books, and I am a fan of his humor. Luckily, Candice was in attendance, and she scored me […]

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Delivering Happiness

“In the end, it turns out that we’re all taking different paths in pursuit of the same goal: happiness.” In Tony Hsieh’s Delivering Happiness : A Path to Profits, Passion, and Purpose, he describes how focusing on happiness can bring about profits, passion, and purpose in both business and life. Of course, it doesn’t just […]

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No excuse!

As my luck would have it, the first week that would actually count for running in 2008 is horribly stormy and rainy. Well, today it was off and on, so one really couldn’t tell. Instead of going to the gym as I had hoped to, I went to the mall. HAH! I didn’t only make […]

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