Saturday Morning Playlist

Saturday Morning Playlist

-Bryan Guthrie

So much life happens on Saturday… Little League games, birthday parties and garage sales. For the last decade though, Saturday has been a day in the office for me. A long day to be sure, especially when it meant missing my kids soccer games, neighborhood block parties and friends weddings. I knew working on Saturdays was draining on me but I didn’t know how much until…it ended.

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Junk

Junk

- Brad Nelson

She disappeared outside with a roll of tape, a ribbon, a pair of scissors, a straw, and a balloon. Moments later, she called us outside to see her creation. She was ten feet off the ground sitting in a tree. She’d cut the straw into a small cylinder and threaded the ribbon through it so the straw slid up and down the ribbon. She’d tied one end of the ribbon to a bucket on the ground and the other around the branch she was sitting on.

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On the Agenda: October

On the Agenda: October

Autumn! It's really here! The air conditioning is off and *most* days I don't need to ice my coffee. Oh, and sweaters. And actually cooling off on my way home from the gym. And burrowing under the covers at night. Yes, yes, yes. It was time. 

On my agenda this month:

1. Decorate for Halloween. Yes, you read that right. And no, I'm not really into Halloween OR

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The Lovely Sewjourner

The Lovely Sewjourner

I’ve always loved fashion, even from a very young age. I remember when I was five and six years old, sketching and designing my own line of funky and unique pieces that I aspired to create once I was tall enough to see over a sewing machine. As an adult, I've created The Lovely Sewjourner, my  very own clothing line... and those childhood dreams are becoming a reality.

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To Be Heard

To Be Heard

- Adam Lorenz

I recently found myself alone on a bus. The purr of the engine and the rumble of the tires on the road somehow made it serene, a momentary sabbatical during a busy day. As suddenly as this tranquil moment began, it ended with an incoming passenger throwing their bag into the bus and yelling at the driver as they boarded. They were livid, and I might add they had a unique talent for articulating a variety of certain four letter words all towards the public transportation system. And as they made their way to a seat in the back they finish this tirade with: ‘I know it’s not your fault.’

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