Category Archives: Community & Culture

Both Sides Have A Story To Tell

I am writing this post as a commentary to the following article I read this morning. Please take a moment to click the link below, read it and consider both sides: Peter’s Choice/Mother Jones article There isn’t much for me … Continue reading

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Flaunt it if you got it! (but understand what you’re flaunting)

Lately, I’ve had a ton of stress over how my 11 year old daughter is trying to dress. The biggest issue is that she doesn’t realize what’s wrong because it seems like everyone else dresses that way. It seems normal … Continue reading

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Cleveland cops caught having a snowball fight while on duty

Anyone that knows me or has any online interaction with me knows that I’m not fan of general police conduct. There are countless incidents where police have overstepped their bounds, killed family pets, beaten innocent people, killed suspects before they’ve … Continue reading

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Police brutality or bad parenting?

Just came across this video in my Facebook news feed and just wanted to share my thoughts on this. You can find the video and article I’m, referring to >>>here<<< Now, I normally agree with the sentiment behind this kind … Continue reading

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Beginning of the end for Etsy?

I joined the Etsy community back in 2008.  Even at that time I felt like I was a little late to the party.  It’s hard for me to believe that my shop has been around for five years now and … Continue reading

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Boiling it down to a skill set…

I don’t really talk about my day job.  Usually I only talk about not talking about it and I don’t expect that’s going to change…at least not a lot.  I’ve been able to take a step back from work recently … Continue reading

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Beautiful Losers

Three weeks ago Bryan was laid up from an outpatient procedure.  Since everything went well, initially, and he was happy laying in bed with some ice and percocets we had one glorious day of peace, quiet and movies.  Scrolling through … Continue reading

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