Category Archives: cabin

Transitions – settling into the discomfort

I’ve been uncomfortable lately and I couldn’t put my finger on the reason why.  As an analytical person not understanding this discomfort was troubling.  I like to identify problems and solve them.  Check them off my list. So I spent … Continue reading

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New Job, New Cabin, New Gym

A lot has changed in the last few months, more than is comprehended in a Facebook update, and frankly more than most people probably care about.  So for those of you who invested a few more clicks into my life, … Continue reading

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I am preparing for the holiday by stocking the cabin with kids books

It’s cold.  It’s dark.  Yes, it’s winter in Minnesota.  That means it’s time to curl up with a good book.  Especially if you are at a cabin that has no TV or computer. So imagine my surprise when I was … Continue reading

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The Cabin: Been there, read that in South Haven

This is the view from the front deck of our new family cabin.  Morning is my favorite reading time and this month I finished two books at the cabin. The first book came as a recommendation of a new friend of … Continue reading

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“The Hunger Games” by Suzanne Collins

I am not usually a fan of the Young Adult genre.  For example, I didn’t read any of the Harry Potter books or the Twilight series, however, recently my book club chose this book and I was intruiged. The “Hunger Games” … Continue reading

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The Cabin – We are officially cabin owners!

We closed on the cabin and it was quite a process:  we learned about Ponzi schemes, land surveys, assessments and how difficult it is to get a loan in the “new” economy. My daughter, Erin and I are so excited to … Continue reading

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The cabin: we are still waiting!

Still no cabin.  I am officially frustrated.  I have that darn Tom Petty song stuck in my head:  “the waiting is the hardest part”.  Over and over.  It is driving me mad. I am home from my work trip.  The plan was … Continue reading

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