Posts Tagged ‘history’

What Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto Can Teach Us About Troubled Pasts

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014
Photo Credit: Rob de la Cretaz

Every lesson in your past has brought you to where you are today.


Happiness Highlights from Washington DC

Monday, July 11th, 2011

Last week was a time of refilling my soul. I gave myself permission to catch up on work, I hung out with friends, and I fell madly and deeply in love with my country. As a result, I feel like I’m settling back into my own skin again a tiny bit and enjoying a heightened […]


Happiness Highlights from Raleigh and Richmond

Monday, July 4th, 2011

It has been a whirlwind week here in the Reints RV, capped off with finding a place to camp just outside of DC for the 4th of July weekend at the very last minute. (We’re getting pretty good at going with the flow around here, and I don’t even cry anymore when things don’t go […]


Your Moment

Wednesday, November 5th, 2008

Where were you the day the world changed? Will you remember where you were when you heard that the United States had elected the first black president? I will tell my children about the night I sat with three friends in a living room in Florida. There were dots on the walls and ceilings and […]