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Minimal Living: 3 Lessons

While we were moving, I tried to cook with minimal tools.  I had some success as I attempted to use up all the things in my pantry and in my refrigerator before we made the big trip east. Surprisingly, I … Continue reading

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Day 9

“God rest ye merry gentlemen, and all you ladies, too!” One of my jobs as choir director at St. John’s was to select the hymns and psalms for the congregation to sing at the three weekend masses.  Sometimes the songs … Continue reading

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risk and reward

Ready for an adventure of my own,  I needed to return my Minnesota-appropriate/Washington-ridiculous hoodie. Good journey preparation requires having good directions, confidence to handle surprises, and a reasonable expectation of what you will find there. The map to the desired store depicted a … Continue reading

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