So, What I’m Saying Is…..


Life isn’t always easy. I think that’s what I’m trying to say. The news I was hoping to have heard from the doctor today did not come to fruition. I continue to be homebound and on a driving restriction until further notice. My leave from work has now been extended out until late March. Not … Continue reading

#GoExplore Daily Moment of Zen for 2/23/13

#GoExplore Daily Moment of Zen for 2/23/13


Today’s #GoExplore Daily Moment of Zen comes from scenic Stowe, Vermont. Stowe is located just due east of Lake Champlain and bordering the Canadian border. The mountain boasts as Vermont’s highest elevation. This picture, taken at sunset, is one of the many benefits that residents and tourists alike enjoy. The mountains are calling, are you … Continue reading

Happy in a Sad State

Happy in a Sad State


Okay. So recently Connecticut has been labeled a sad state in terms of state rankings based on tweets. This study just so happens to come from one of the happiest states, Vermont. Now, generally I would agree whole heartedly about particular areas of Connecticut being just downright miserable. Those in the inner cities and larger … Continue reading

#GoExplore Daily Moment of Zen for 2/22/13

#GoExplore Daily Moment of Zen for 2/22/13


Today’s #GoExplore Daily Moment of Zen comes from Looking Glass Falls, located in western North Carolina. Water is our planets most natural resource, and is in great supply. Places such as this, offer refuge to those looking for peace and a calm mediation, or even a late summer swim. Either way, a day at the … Continue reading

Becoming a More Sustainable Mike

Becoming a More Sustainable Mike


I have been doing a lot of research as of late on the effects of global warming. I’m no green tree hugger by any stretch of the imagination, though I do like to think that I am a little more conscious about our environment then most. I own a hybrid car, that’s got to account … Continue reading

When in Doubt, Throw it Out!

When in Doubt, Throw it Out!


I have been living in my house for nearly five years. Five years doesn’t exactly seem all that big of a deal until one day you sit and stare at the amount of stuff you have accumulated and just cry “Ohhh my!”. I literally just found myself having one of those moments. Over the past … Continue reading