Road Trip to the West Coast

The movers are scheduled, the purging has commenced and the 'to do' lists are growing daily--but we are just about ready to move across country! Although my husband has been flying around the country the last eleven weeks, I am just getting started booking my flights and figuring out our plans for transporting our household to Seattle. …

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The Sax Man: The Story Behind Cleveland’s Iconic Street Performer

A few weeks ago a saw a Facebook post by Great Lakes Brewing Company in Cleveland that the brewery was hosting a film showing. Unusual, but what really caught my attention was that The Sax Man, a documentary about one of Cleveland's iconic street performers, was the film. The Sax Man film was part of last year's …

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Kent State Alumni Day at Cedar Point

No matter my intentions, every weekend of our summer seems to naturally fill up with activities. This weekend was no different. We headed to the cottage in Marblehead, Ohio, to visit with friends and family after work on Friday, we went to Cedar Point on Saturday as part of Kent State University's alumni weekend, and …

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A Whole New World: Scuba Diving

My husband has wanted to try scuba diving for a long time. It was never high on my bucket list, but I try to be open to new experiences and he has certainly demonstrated his willingness to accommodate me in my pursuit of some crazy personal and professional goals. I decided this spring was finally time …

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Cleveland Bucket List Success

We've been trying to knock some things off the mini list we created from the Cleveland Bucket List on a monthly basis since January. Although we haven't been successful in doing one per month, as I had originally hoped, I do think we've been pretty successful in keeping up with the list thus far. We picked a …

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Defeating Cortisol Resistance With Travel

Things have been a little out of control. I'm not going to say the sky is falling or anything like that, but as seems to be the constant case, we are busy. My first semester of grad school comes to a close this week with finals and papers and presentations that have been causing me …

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Tackling the Cleveland Bucket List

In one of my previous posts I mapped out my New Year's Resolutions because it helped me stay on track last year. Thanks to my master's degree program, I've only been somewhat successful at meeting my goals this first quarter of 2014, but what we have tackled has been fun. Once a month we try …

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