A New Beginning; the end of an era…

Mar 20th, 2012 Education, Getting Older, National Event Dena 3 min read

USA reported on 3/14 that Encyclopedia Britannica will no longer be printing their 32-volume set of hardbound books. When I first read this I was devastated. The loss of the physical book is happening before our very eyes! I am, in the meantime, an avid electronic book reader, but still some how mourn the loss of such an important part of my young school years. Remember…

The Big 3-0

Aug 5th, 2011 Age, Getting Older, Memories Dena 4 min read

“Middle age is having a choice between two temptations and choosing the one that’ll get you home earlier.” This quote from Dan Bennett pretty much sums up how I am feeling these days as I creep quickly into my 30′s. I do have to say that although I am about to reach a huge landmark in adult hood and in so many ways it makes…