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The Mysterious Life of Bob Ross…Still a Mystery. But Now We can Watch the Very First “Joy of Painting” Episode.

A gross disservice. A disservice to you – dear reader, to me, and most of all to the legend himself, Bob Ross. I have spewed 312 posts on this very blog, and not one of them has referenced the venerable … Continue reading

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Zen and the Art of Mobility: A Minimalist Approach to Stretching and Mobility [Fitness Bonus]

I won’t claim to be an expert on Zen. But I dig the Zen/Buddhist ideas I’ve studied. I’m a big fan of simplicity and minimalism. Both of which seem to have strong ties to Zen. Simple and minimal also have … Continue reading

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Let’s Get Creative

The world is a crazy place. Frankenstorms, economic roller coasters, political wastelands, but you know what? We are lucky enough to live in some amazing times. Forget the craziness. Let’s focus on being creative. I came across a couple great … Continue reading

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The Dude Has Always Wanted To…Blow Glass

If I have an idea, I tend to give it a whirl. Thanks to a wise sage (Mr. S. Barry :)), I tend to live by the motto of “Be the Expert.” Wise words, right? We’re all just faking our … Continue reading

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Best Day Ever? The Bob Ross Remix Hits the Streets

A few weeks ago I shared a remix of Mister Rogers. And I pondered the other great 80’s remixes I’d love to hear. But I didn’t know it could be this good. You know what’s hot in the streets right … Continue reading

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Dude’s News: What’s Up 2012?!

Happy New Year! So, here we are, 2012. Lots o’ hoopla these days; world’s gonna end, the Mayans said so, yadda, yadda, yadda. After 15 whole days, I’d have to say, that it seems like more of the same. Which, … Continue reading

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Let’s Paint

How rad is this little princess?! The Dude is a believer that we all have art inside of us. It’s just a matter of figuring out how to get it out. My guess is that art vibe gets buried deeper … Continue reading

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Zen and the Art of Parenting

Zen and the Art of Parenting It’s 2010.  We have women’s suffrage.  Women have broken through the “glass ceiling” in corporations worldwide.  I read the other day that for the first time, more women are now graduating with PhD’s than … Continue reading

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