Today I bring guest blogger, Spencer Schoen, to you. He is the owner / operator of Semper DIVE!, SCUBA instruction, an active duty officer in the USN and an Eagle Scout. He also happens to be the man I married almost 20 years ago (sheesh!) However, he has been devoted to scouting for WAY longer

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Whom do you trust?  It’s a pretty straightforward question that usually elicits some narrowing of the eyes and a side cock to the head… “Why do you ask?”  Trust is a very precious thing; to trust in someone and have someone’s trust.  It can make or break a relationship, especially in business.  It is my

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Capturing images is what I LOVE to do! It’s really easy to love it when you have these two to work with. I can’t get enough of these sisters and their relationship with my Canon. They are easy on the eyes and really easy to direct; NATURALS is the term I’m looking for. My teenage

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the foundation of community

Terra Centre Elementary School Discovery Garden Project This little neighborhood school has been (and continues to be) the foundation of my children’s education.  We have been blessed to have some of their smartest and nicest teachers over the years.  I have always tried to give back to this place of learning, as they have given

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