Yearly Archive: 2020

Millikin Homestead

What a Difference a Year Makes

This time last year I was enjoying my favorite season and the gorgeous view of fall foliage along the brick road of West Main. That reminds...

Site Redo

Over the next few weeks you’ll see quite a few changes on the Decatur Navigator. I’m going to bring back some of what I enjoyed about...

How Narrow Thinking Has Become

We’re going on month 6 of Covid-19 I think and it’s been a ride, a rollercoaster ride of human emotions and political nonsense. Pretty much everything...

electric bike

Ebikes Changed My Life

In the last three years I’ve really fallen in love with electric bikes. It’s crazy that I hadn’t even heard of them until three years ago....

Redwood forest in Northern California

Off My Meds.

I’m officially off my meds! I hope this is the last post about the struggles I’ve been having this year. Even before all the crazy Covid-19...

The Plan that 2020 Laughed At

Like many people, I had my own goals and plans for the year. Optimistic as I was that we finally entered a decade that we could...

Rant

Scary and uncertain times brings out qualities and behaviors in people that are sometimes difficult to accept or understand. I’ve been appalled by many of the...

strong women

Being a Mom Ain’t Easy

This is Mother’s Day, pandemic style so a little different than we’re used to. I spent the day working in the yard putting mulch down in...