Archive for 'This is where I tell you what I think'

The Toxic Miracle

As both an earth scientist (deeply interested in coastal geology and ecosystems…. which I was within a breadth of my life enrolling in for grad school), and a citizen of the earth, I have been watching the BP oil spill unfold with deep interest. I have not yet been able to articulate my thoughts, as [...]

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She Acts Launch

She Acts has launched!  I am excited.  I hope that you meander over there and tell me what you think.  Also, if anyone is involved in building their community and wants to get the word out, let me know.  I would love to interview you for the site! Share and Enjoy:

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Empowering Our Daughters

My six year old daughter walked up to me the other day and said, “Mom, I was weak and now I am strong.  And in my mind, I can do anything.” I felt like the air was sucked out of my lungs.  I got down on her level and said, “Girl, with your smarts,heart, and [...]

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Holding their Hand…..

This may be shocking….. but I am going to post something from Fox News because….. (and I can’t believe I am saying this…..) I can’t say it much better than it was said here. *except for the part about the looters and uncovering dead. If you are in need, you are not looting… .you are [...]

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New Year, New Opportunities

So….. while I haven’t been blogging for the last two weeks…… health care passed the Senate, crazy people have set their underwear on fire, gay marriage has been turned down in yet another state.  Also, my family has enjoyed a magical holiday filled with love, joy, and fun.  We traveled to and from NC.  My [...]

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Confusing, this hypocrisy. Yesterday was election day, and once again I am questioning the motives and hypocrisy of the other team (conservatives). Fact Conservatives don’t want big government.  They suggest that big government infringes on the individual freedoms that built this country. Fact Conservatives have no problem infringing on individual freedoms if it means you [...]

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