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About thepickmeup

I am an ordinary thirty-something living a pretty ordinary life. I enjoy my wine, food, photography, traveling and the great outdoors. But lately, I am not happy with the state of my world. Particularly, with the increase in the complete and utter lack of consideration for other people. As I near the age and time in my life where I consider bringing offspring into the world, I wonder whether I should. Maybe I can make a change. Could ordinary me make a change through awareness by spreading word of good deeds to inspire and motivate others to do the same? I don't know, but it's worth the experiment to find out.

Spreading Sunshine and Random Acts of Kindness

Now this is what I am talking about! I woke up this morning and headed out with Tilly the Tornado for our morning walk. What greeted me outside of my building? A bright yellow flyer with the words “Acts of … Continue reading

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Welcome to my blog

Welcome to my blog. I am so glad you decided to stop by. So, you want to know what this is all about?  Here it is. I started this blog shortly after losing my job (yes, yet another casualty of … Continue reading

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