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Naturally Me. A Hair Raising Expose

Since returning to the Mainland, I’ve suffered culture shock in many ways. Things from foods, the way people talk and even something as simple as the meaning of a smile. Who knew that a compulsive smiler could cause a near … Continue reading

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Meeting The Queen of BAD ASS

The most significant thing that happened to me this week was getting the chance to listen to, meet and briefly speak with the Queen of BAD ASS, Pam Grier. She was at the Tivoli Turnhalle in Denver for the”Bridges” talk … Continue reading

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Doomed to be Strong

It was an interesting compliment made by one of my sister-friends. It evokes positive thoughts and confusion at the same time. Doomed to be Strong. Intriguing. This morning, something happened again that thoroughly frustrated me. Another reminder of how insensitive, … Continue reading

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Helicopter Barbie

Yes, that’s right. Barbie is now officially RATED to fly a helicopter. The folks at Mattel and Barbie’s agents have come to an “agreement” that Barbie can PUBLICLY do more than lay on the beach, ride ponies and swim like … Continue reading

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October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

I grew up in a home of Domestic Violence. I married a man who seemed enlightened but turned out to be a psycho/sociopath. When the violence and abuse was finally known to people, the worst thing they did was to … Continue reading

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I Needed a Vacation, so I Joined the Army

Again, going through old photos, I came across two from my training days in the Army. Hopefully, I’ll find more to share. It was so long ago.       Daughter of a Marine. Praised many times as being an … Continue reading

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Toddler’s First Supervised Solo Flight…

Date: September 27, 2010, 11:16 AM Aircraft Type: Kite Aircraft Ident: KYT02 Route of Flight: From: Southmoor Park, Denver To: Southmoor Park, Denver Remarks & Endorsements: First Supervised Solo Flight Total Duration of Flight: 90 seconds (approx.) Yes, my three-year … Continue reading

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Showing your beauty

Some people are more comfortable displaying their outer beauty to the world. Others would rather the world see deeper, to their inner beauty. Neither is wrong. The trick is knowing when one way will serve you better and learning to … Continue reading

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A Look in the Mirror

The view in the mirror isn’t always what’s expected. Several weeks ago, I was graced with the awareness of an inspiring woman, Karlene Petitt. I was introduced to her via the Airplane Geeks Podcast. I listened to her banter back … Continue reading

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Acro Camp Application Submitted

Yes, after being poked, prodded and even a little bullied by the Twitterverse and some of the Mile High Flyers podcast followers, I finally submitted my application for Acro Camp. It really does sound so exciting and given the chance, … Continue reading

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