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Soapbox 2: The World Is Not Black and White

This world is NOT black and white, so people need to stop making it into a world that is. People come in all colors from pale white, to pink, to all shades brown to dark molasses black. 688 more words


Christa's Soap Box - How to Succeed in Business (With Lots and Lots of Trying)

Have you ever heard of the Broadway musical “How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying”?

Although I’ve never seen the play, the title always gives me a chuckle as I pause for reflection. 609 more words


I Like to Talk

I like to talk like I’m some kind of poet, like I’m someone special.

I like to talk like I’m giving a speech, like people are listening. 90 more words


Quilt Market Perspectives Spring 2015

I’m finally recovered from my Spring Quilt Market “hangover” that I can finally blog about it! This is only my 3rd time attending market (including a brief visit way back in 2008 and then again… 695 more words

Sew And Tell

T-Ball Practice Is Cancelled, and Other Ballpark Drama

Every time a t-ball practice is cancelled, the coach gets his wings. Yesterday afternoon, I received the BEST group text ever. No practice tonight and NO GAME on Saturday morning? 892 more words


I'm a "Bad Feminist"

Yep, that’s right. I’m a bad feminist. Not in the sense that I don’t believe in equal rights for women, but in the sense that I don’t fall into the militant, extremist, Birkenstock-loving, bra-burning category the media tends to perpetuate. 925 more words


"Session" Drinking vs. "Session" Beers: My Last Word on Both

Just the other day, I got an email in the morning and then saw a friend later in the afternoon and both wanted to know what my objection is to “session beers”. 1,727 more words