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Trying Out: 2017 Index

Trying Out: The Wrap-Up I survived. I told myself I would try to do something new or challenging every week. Some were a bit much. Some were rather mundane. But I did one each week. (I did take a week … Continue reading

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Trying Out: Other Work Sites (Week 46)

Trying Out: Leasing Myself Out (Week Forty-Six) I have had the same job for fourteen years.  I had no desire to work up the corporate ladder.  A few dollars more an hour is not enough for the amount of responsibility … Continue reading

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Trying Out: The Road Less Traveled (Week 43)

Trying Out: The High Road (Week Forty-Three) I get lost.  I am rather tired of the three or four hikes I always take.  However it keeps search and rescue folks from yelling at me.  Better safe than sorry? Numerous times … Continue reading

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Trying Out: Karaoke (Week 42)

Trying Out: Johnny Cash (Week Forty-Two) As has been shown before, I am not one for big crowds.  I am certainly not one that enjoys noisy, crowded bars late at night.  However, a friend was having a birthday.  It sounded … Continue reading

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Trying Out: Roller Coasters (Week 41)

Trying Out: Enchanted Village at Wild Waves (Week Forty-One) (There were not a lot of images I could put into a baby shower article.  But roller coasters?  Pfft.  I can link YouTube videos all day to that.  Interactivity!) Technically I … Continue reading

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Trying Out: Baby Shower (Week 39)

Trying Out: Baby Shower (Week Thirty-Nine) I once made the mistake of attending a wedding shower.  It was not the most awkward experience of all time.  However I was hardly comfortable.  To be fair, the ladies knew I was a … Continue reading

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Trying Out: Elevated Jungle Gym (Week 38)

Trying Out: Adventura (Week Thirty-Eight) Five months ago I told my sister about some of the new things I had in mind.  I mentioned that there was a place where lots of cables and platforms were rigged thirty feet above … Continue reading

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