My Hodge-Podge Blog

This blog came to fruition to archive my hodge-podge of thoughts, notes, and reflections on the day-to-day. Hopefully, these pieces will resonate with someone, but if not, they will continue to live on in our glory right here. Hugs, RR 

February 19, 2019

There is a lot to say about following versus creating. Not too long ago, I heard an excellent analogy discussing the difference between a person who follows a map versus a person who creates a map. Those following a map adhere to the rules and guidelines of life and pr...

November 25, 2018

Kansas City's own Gus the Great Dane. Not only is Gus a classic good boy, he is stunning as can be. I have loved taking this big guy's photos!

August 13, 2018

When you suffer from a case of doubt, take it outside. Go outside. Feel the sun, breathe the oxygen, see the sky, touch the ground. Close your eyes, and with the best of your ability, remember you are fundamentally okay. You are simply human. You are precious, and noth...

June 20, 2018

Sometimes it feels difficult to figure out what you want to do, where you want to go, and how you are going to get there? Looking into the future, I plan to sit down and write goals that I will fulfill during the upcoming years of my young adult life. These are no ifs,...

May 14, 2018

Wrapping up my academic career has been a wild ride. The past eighteen years have been challenging, ever-evolving, and memorable. Starting my journey at Colorado State University, I was quiet, shy, timid, lack-luster, partially confused, and uncertain with the directio...

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Rachel Rae Roderick 

Lone Tree, Colorado

Tel: 303-885-7172

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