If you’re lucky…

"Do what you love or what you're good at.  If you're lucky it'll be both." That's what my dad always told my sister and I.  I'm not monetarily successful yet, but since I've recently felt like my professional life has taken over my personal life, I'm either getting close to the lucky bit or heading … Continue reading If you’re lucky…

The Evolution of Our Urban Jungle

We're coming to the close of another year, and once again, it's been a year full of ups and downs, with the former seeming fleeting and the latter feeling overwhelming at the time.  Regardless, it's been a busy year for many of us, and for some reason, it's at this time of the year that … Continue reading The Evolution of Our Urban Jungle

Just Keep Living

I've been doing a lot of yard work recently.  Over time, our yard has changed - trees and shrubs have grown closer to maturity so we have shade where there used to be sun, and sun where the shade has receded as other plants have died.  Jasmine died and critters took new routes, as hers … Continue reading Just Keep Living