Kicking 2014 to the Curb #SomeYearsSuck #HelloFuture

Here's the deal - 2014 sucked for lots of us. Sure, there were some happy moments, some inspiring moments, some moments of sheer brilliance. But there were also many sad moments, heartbreaking moments, frustrating moments, terrifying moments, some moments that made you so angry you wanted to pound your fist through a wall. Collectively, 2014 was a troubled… Continue reading Kicking 2014 to the Curb #SomeYearsSuck #HelloFuture

21 Things You Can Do Instead of Violating Your 21 Day Ebola Quarantine

Sometimes when you're potentially (or most definitely) exposed to Ebola and you're quarantined for 21 days, you just go a bit stir crazy. We've all been there. Endless 24/7 news coverage of your face on Fox News with talking heads screaming about how you put the country at risk simply by existing. People on Twitter calling… Continue reading 21 Things You Can Do Instead of Violating Your 21 Day Ebola Quarantine

Two Weeks in Twilight: Hurricane Sandy Through My Eyes

Squeezed into little pockets of time before sleep each night, I recently read yet another Michael Tougias book, because I cannot get enough of his stories of rescue at sea. This one hits a little closer to home than most. It's called Rescue of the Bounty: Disaster and Survival in Superstorm Sandy. It's about the tall ship Bounty, a… Continue reading Two Weeks in Twilight: Hurricane Sandy Through My Eyes