Category Archives: Beyond full time work

Summer in Five Frames

Garden before bounty and bugs

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Simply Biscotti Eating, Enjoyment and Expansion #12

Best Laid Plans–Fears of Expansion I haven’t visited Simply Biscotti every week as I’d planned when I left full-time work just over a year ago.  It’s a matter of only so many hours in a day and so many other … Continue reading

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A Year Away From The Day to Day

Life’s transitions and purpose If you are fortunate, you are able to experience many transitions in life.  Infancy to childhood, childhood to the teenage years from there to young adulthood and so on.  In addition to the transition from one … Continue reading

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An Excellent UK Adventure

There’s a song that begins with the phrase: I love to go a wandering The reason things have been a bit quiet on this blog is the past 2 weeks I was hiking in England.  Four of us (women friends) … Continue reading

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Anything But Syndrome (ABS)

Background Mankind is bent on discovering and labelling its activities and observations.  Take the weather-and all the terms you hear now that you never used to hear.  They aren’t necessarily easy to understand-a plain language course for some people who … Continue reading

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Simply Biscotti #10

My plan to eat my way through the dessert counter at Simply Biscotti is still in play.  I met friends there recently and we each enjoyed a sweet after lunch.  Two of chose the  dacquoise, one of their new desserts. … Continue reading

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A (Perverse) Benefit of Life Beyond Full-Time Work

This is a true story: When one is beyond full-time, flat-out office work, you may partake in a more lingering lunch with friends….during the week. You may slip and fall on your rear but you can go home without feeling … Continue reading

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