Autumn always reminds me of the circle of life. I suppose it's because there's always a final harvest from my garden, the leaves are turning and then falling, and the shortened days. Some may find it depressing, but I find it peaceful. And hopeful. I know no one wants to see good things come to…Read more Worth It
Harvest time!! Somehow my garden got out of control again and I'm up to my knees in tomatoes, cucumbers, and jalapenos. But it is very nice to know where my vegetables came from and what was used to grow them. Can anyone say 100% organic? I'd love to see pictures of your harvests so feel…Read more NGTS – Pt. 19
Hard to believe summer is half over! All of my gardens are flourishing and for the first time I am keeping up with the maintenance. For the most part... Here are some shots from my yard and nearby park. Enjoy! In case you missed it.
I wrote a review the other day about the latest book by Ryan Holiday, Conspiracy, and it had a passage that keeps coming back around. In the book, which I highly recommend reading if you haven't already, he writes: And so the essential trait of the successful man is not only perseverance…Read more Redundant Success
I'll be happy when... I can't wait for... My life can begin when... Have you ever said anything like this? I know I have. And if I wasn't saying it then I sure was thinking it. I was never happy or content with what I had, even if what I had was something I had…Read more I’ll be happy when…
I've been near-sighted most of my life. I still remember the day when I figured out that I couldn't see the chalk board from my seat in class anymore. I was in the third grade. It wasn't that big of a deal. I went to the eye doctor and got a pair of glasses. I've…Read more Short-Sighted
There is so much anticipation this time of year with all of the plants returning for another season and animals scampering around. It's hard not to be optimistic this time of year - to see the wonder and beauty of nature - to know that no matter how dark winter gets the season always leads…Read more Renewal & Beauty