People tell me that they assumed I’ve always played guitar (since a kid but I haven’t). Or folks will mention to me that they (or their children) have a guitar but it’s collecting dust. It was too hard they say or they just didn’t have the time to take any lessons. This is what IContinue reading Highly recommended free (and low cost) guitar lessons, practice and tutorials
“Whoah! Check it out! Look! It’s a hummingbird!!” It looks a bit strange though….. Is that a tongue? Hmmm the cell phone camera isn’t picking up the wings as fast as it’s going… “It almost looks like a butterfly or a bee.” I can’t believe it got it on camera! A real hummingbird! I excitedlyContinue reading That’s not a hummingbird mom; that’s a Hawk Moth!
Not sure if it was the length of time we spent hiking or just that it was our first time here but I had a few thoughts strike me as I was journeying along. Most of the time my family was waaay ahead of me because somebody had to stop every few moments capturing everything.Continue reading Hiking Mount Apsan reflections: 1. slow down 2. share your difficulties too
I spotted this animal as I was trying to catch back up to my family. They are constantly leaving me because I stop to “take some photos.” I mean don’t you want to document and remember all these new sights???? I know I do! I have no idea what this little one is but ifContinue reading Hiking Mount Apsan Adventures: Unidentified Creature #1 (spotted lanternfly)
What are you passionate about? Wouldn’t it be great to get PAID doing what you love? I have a lot of interests. A lot. But when I narrow down what might work for me as far as getting paid in the future, I’m thinking of writing and being on church staff. Yes, I’d be willingContinue reading Facing the military retirement transition Part 2: What are you passionate about?
On this date 10 years ago, I was officially honorably discharged from my time in the military. This is a look back at the names, uniforms and campaign slogans used during my 12 years of Active duty US Army service. I’m still serving today but in a different way. I was called many names duringContinue reading A look back at my former military life review: names called, uniforms worn, recruiting campaign slogans changed.