Tag Archives: Making mistakes and learning

Look under the rock: An inspiration from Anne

Mehrling Muse posted an interesting story about ice in the bird bath. One of the things I enjoy most about blogging is when conversations emerge between two (or more–those are really fun!) bloggers. Through an exchange, Anne responded with a … Continue reading

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The Mystery Bridge has been solved!

Update February 1, 2022: I know the answer. If you read this yesterday, scroll to the bottom! I have been known to spend way too much time trying to find an answer to something that might not be all that … Continue reading

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What happens when I pay attention? The benefits of listening and observation.

“I love it when a plan comes together” (John ‘Hannibal’ Smith, The A Team, 1983-1987). I do, too…and sometimes, I love it when a plan falls apart. When it does, it presents another opportunity, or what I once heard referred … Continue reading

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