How lucky am I to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard? -Winnie the Pooh

This is will be my last blog post from the United States for a while. My first flight to Japan takes off in less than 12 hours. All of the stress and preparation has been worth it. I am so excited about this new journey that I am about to embark on. As excited as … Continue reading How lucky am I to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard? -Winnie the Pooh

Definition of a TRUE FRIEND: Someone who is as excited for your wedding day as you are!

Saturday, June 17th 2017. That was the day that one of my most special friends got married to the love of her life. Meghan Limke and I met when I started working at the dental office of Cottrell and Associates. Throughout the time I worked there, we continued to create a strong friendship and a … Continue reading Definition of a TRUE FRIEND: Someone who is as excited for your wedding day as you are!

“Every traveler has a home of his own, and he learns to appreciate it more from his wondering.”

This post is about being home.  HOME: A place you grow up wanting to leave, and grow old wanting to get back to. I heard complaints from just about everyone I grew up with about living here. We couldn't wait until we were old enough to finally go out and do something other than living … Continue reading “Every traveler has a home of his own, and he learns to appreciate it more from his wondering.”

I love the familiarity of being home. It’s amazing how you can be gone for years, and you come home and still remember how to get everywhere.

Here I am again, back at Panera...using their free wifi. Doing the usual; downloading movies and typing this here blog. Is it bad that the manager knows who I am now?? It's actually been a busy last few days. (I never thought I would say that.) Lets see...where should I begin...? Yesterday was Memorial Day...which … Continue reading I love the familiarity of being home. It’s amazing how you can be gone for years, and you come home and still remember how to get everywhere.