April 2010

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There has been a big gap in my BIG posts. Went out of town for cousin’s BIG day. Haven’t gotten back into the rhythm of home/work life and blogging is lower on the priority list than those. Maybe I’ll be back in time for a BIG finale?

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While travelling this afternoon we passed by the Mendota Hills Wind Farm (visible on either side of I-88 around mile marker 85-90). I felt like a little kid as we drove between these 214 feet tall wind turbines. It’s just so exciting to me to see evidence that we’re beginning to embrace the idea of

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This weekend, the little boy who, 15 years ago, carried a green velvet pillow down a long church aisle in front of me, will be standing at the end of another church aisle. (And my little boy will be carrying a similar pillow in front of his bride-to-be. I can’t wait!) Congratulations Shane & Mallory!

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…maybe just the next RIGHT one… the only thing you can change uncopyright – mnmlist You can’t change your entire life. You can only change your next action. — You can’t change a relationship with a loved one. You can only change your next interaction. — You can’t change your entire job. You can only

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Picking up again on my 1000 Gifts List as well… The relief I feel reaching a break-through on a work issue my brain has been working on for a while. My father listened to his body’s warning signs and got to the hospital before he had a heart attack. Two stents later and he’s on

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I was inspired by this blog post on “How to Create Your Personal Manifesto“, by Gwen Bell. I have resurrected my “list”. It has lived on my blog as “40 things to do before 40” then my “Bucket List”. I have brought it back as “Lundie’s Life List“. It sounds significantly better than having a

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Today has been glorious! Started my morning with a cup of my favorite (french vanilla DD!) coffee, reading up on my favorite minimalist blogs: BecomingMinimilist.com and mnmlst.com. Having my desire for a clutter-free life solidly rejuvenated, I managed to get all the tubs of clothes out from under my bed and sorted through. (The back

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Yesterday was one of those “too busy living life to write about it” days, so NaBloPoMo took a hit. Yay! See ya later for today’s BIG post…

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I spent this evening sitting by J4. On the couch. Dueling laptops. Conferring over HTML code and widgets. A very happy night.

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Nothing is coming to mind for my post for today. It was a back-to-business kind of day, after having been thrown way off our routines by Spring Break. I previewed a pretty interesting DVD today. I will post the review here in the next few days. Hmmmm….what else? I started working on a budget. I