Category Archives: Thoughts On Life

I Just Need Some Sunshine!

A view along the trail

A view along the trail

Here I sit in warm and sunny San Diego, California.

Ordinarily, I would be a happy camper to spend a few days exploring this area.

This particular trip is now stretching into 4 weeks. Today is my third day off for the 23 days I have been here.

I am a person who needs to spend a bit of time outside every now and again! We have been locked away in a windowless room, sequestered; trying to make sure the taxpayer is getting the best bang for the buck!
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Happy “Northern Hemisphere Hootie-Hoo Day!”



February 20th is known as Northern Hemisphere Hoodie-Hoo Day!

Hoo knew?

Actually, I ran across this holiday by accident while doing a bit of research for another holiday.

Northern Hemisphere Hoodie-Hoo Day is a copyrighted holiday from the folks over at www.wellcat.com. To celebrate this holiday, you are to go outside at high-noon and yell “Hoodie-Hoo” to get rid of those wintertime “blah’s” and get ready for spring.

I didn’t know that an “average joe” could create a holiday? An interesting thought for consideration.
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Goals and Goal Setting


Goal - James River Expedition
We all need goals, both personal and professional!

Think of it this way, without a goal, you are like a message in a bottle, just floating about with no direction or destination. A goal can be thought of as a desired result of something you what to have, to become, or to experience.

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