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Let It Rain!

Not in Oakland. Seriously — we are LOVING this warm, sunny East Bay weather. Three days and we’ve already forgotten why we ever lived in San Francisco.

Let it rain in Honduras.

Remember this?

Well, I’m back with more on the Association for a More Just Society. The Temples have been pretty busy lately with life stuff, but here’s something I’ve learned as I’ve gotten older: you’ve gotta keep it all in perspective (I know, profound, huh? But it’s true, and actually really hard to do). Houses, cars, material possessions — they’re meaningless, really. Just shells for the really meaningful stuff. Continue reading

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Haz Justicia

Immediately after writing in my first post…

“…here I am, setting up our new blog. Where I’m going to focus on worthy things in our lives (if not always good), while staying out of the Facebook slipstream. But until “D-Day,” I’ll probably just muse about the pain of getting off Facebook…”

… I thought to myself…

“…OH FOR CRYING OUT LOUD THAT IS LAME. PLEASE DO NOT END UP USING THIS THING TO PROSELYTIZE ABOUT QUITTING FACEBOOK.”

So I swearsies, guys, I’ve been trying to avoid that, and instead slowly acclimate you all, dear readers, to the state of our lives: where we are with leaving the city, buying the house, raising the Sammypants, etc.

And also the stuff that makes us us.

So here’s a little something that makes Lisa, Lisa. It’s the highlight of my week so far, and I think it might inspire me to create a “highlights” category for posts, and try to think of, or LIVE, a highlight every week worth sharing.

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