Coffee shop

If I want to avoid “coffee shop envy” in retirement, I better plan as well as possible these last few years sliding into retirement life.

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Bike Helmet

You know what kind of sucks about riding a bike? Other than all that pedaling? Bike helmets. Sure, they keep that overrated “brain” from getting splattered, but they take a lot of the open-air-joy out of things, and they’re not comfortable. A pair of Swedish women have developed a remarkable solution: the invisible bike helmet.…

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Sometimes I feel like a rock head. It’s for real! Found it in Sedona, AZ on a hike at Bell Rock. Breathtaking Grand Canyon after the rain. Moisture in the air brought out the brilliance of the colors in the rock. Amazing! Barbara AmEndeSmall businesses are my passion. My team and I bring common sense…

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Courage is the most important of all virtues, because without courage, you cannot practice any of the other virtues consistently. Maya Angelou Barbara AmEndeSmall businesses are my passion. My team and I bring common sense expertise in leadership, operations, and Human Resources (HR) support. Our clients say they feel a sense of relief and trust…

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Barbara AmEndeSmall businesses are my passion. My team and I bring common sense expertise in leadership, operations, and Human Resources (HR) support. Our clients say they feel a sense of relief and trust that things will be OK when we work with them. hrconservator.com

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Some people naturally bird-watch. I naturally watch words as they come and go in the English language. Notice that recently the word “epic” was everywhere? Epic quickly moved through like a summer thunderstorm. I am pleased to notice a biblical word slowly, subtlety, finding its way back into use in our language. Grace. A good word. A strong word. Asking for…

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It’s a great day for a new view of my world. This zipline took me over the wild animals at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park Exhilarating! No screaming while flying over the bison and antelope – they get upset about that! Barbara AmEndeSmall businesses are my passion. My team and I bring common sense…

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