Photo: Have A Life

Julie and I at the Fire Wave in Valley of Fire, NV

Julie and I at the Fire Wave in Valley of Fire, NV

Never get so busy making a living that you forget to have a life.

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  1. Diane Houle on December 1, 2014 at 5:28 pm

    Hi Becky, I’m busy tonight catching up with your last 10 or so posts. Just had to tell you how much I love this photo with the shadows of you and Julie. Magnificent!

    • Becky on December 2, 2014 at 4:53 pm

      Glad you liked it Diane! Thanks for reading.

  2. Jodee Gravel on November 12, 2014 at 7:16 am

    Indeed! We will always regret more the chances we let pass us by waiting for the “right moment”.
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    • Becky on November 12, 2014 at 4:58 pm

      Ayup, I’ve heard that saying before Jodee. There is no “right moment”. 🙂

  3. Dawn on November 11, 2014 at 4:45 am

    Awesome photo! Seems as if that’s the way of life these days…unfortunate.

    • Becky on November 11, 2014 at 5:32 pm

      Very, Dawn. 40 hours a week for all but 2 weeks of the year always felt extreme to me. How do most people put up with it?

  4. jonthebru on November 10, 2014 at 10:43 pm


    • Becky on November 11, 2014 at 5:30 pm


  5. Ron on November 10, 2014 at 6:56 pm

    well said.

    • Becky on November 11, 2014 at 5:30 pm


  6. Ken on November 10, 2014 at 4:35 pm

    Thanks for the reminder! It’s easy to forget when you are in the 9-5 routine.

    • Becky on November 11, 2014 at 5:30 pm

      So easy Ken. It’s one of the big reasons why I hit the road, my life felt like it was all work.

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