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Minimalism Relationship

Rich Kids

I’m always exploring new music and recently discovered Judah and the Lion. They have a truly minimalist message in their song Rich Kids. A very enlightened view by such a young band in an age where musicians usually portray success as extreme financial wealth,…

December 18, 2016
2017 loving simply ralph and naoma
Minimalism Relationship

Time To Start Again. January 1, 2017

Not a great title, nor incredible accurate.  Starting again is not what I really want for myself.  I am quite pleased where I am in the grand scheme of things, but there is always room for improvement.  New Year’s Day is the time when…

December 6, 2016
2016 Thanksgiving weekend sneads ferry
Family Relationship Videos

I am thankful for family!

Pretty much my entire adult life I have been away from home where I grew up (Omaha, Nebraska), meaning that most holidays I have spent alone or with my 2 boys.  I have gotton used to holidays just meant another day to me.  And…

December 5, 2016
homemade hummus
Minimalism Random Acts Of Kindness Relationship

A Good Woman 

I am sitting here alone in Sneads Ferry as Naoma had to return to her kids in Virginia Beach.  I am, however, not alone.  There are reminders of her everywhere.  Her Yetti bottle with her name on it, sitting right next to mine, a…

October 28, 2016
the unexpected tour guide in cuba
Minimalism Relationship Travel

The Unexpected Tour Guide

As you may know, I’ve been in Guantanamo Bay Cuba. I have one of those “in case of emergency, break glass” kind of jobs. There’s not a lot of surgery going on down here, so I have a lot of free time. I will…

September 12, 2016