July 28, 2016

I stayed up late last night to watch a fierce and beautiful lightning storm. Pulses of light changed the sky from black to white. Streaks of electric white split the sky. 

I ran from room to room to watch the show from different angles, pressing my nose to the...

July 16, 2016

I remind myself each day that I will not escape death, and I don't know when I will die, so how will I live today? For me, living today means being in each moment, not racing after the next shiny object. While living in the moment is a simple idea, it is a challenge to...

July 3, 2016

As we finish unpacking the boxes from our move to Buffalo WY and I can actually see the floor, I've been thinking and what I would have done differently if I knew in Los Angeles what I know now about getting ready for a new life.

Tell everybody you're leaving, and then...

July 2, 2016

Today is the best day ever. Today we extend the deer fence to entirely surround our back yard. The new portion of the deer fence will replace the worn wood fence with missing slats that divides our property from our neighbor's. 

Our deer fence is wire mesh with woo...

June 30, 2016

When we moved to Wyoming, we knew our lives would change.

We most certainly didn't know how much Wyoming would change our dogs.

We went from a dog-walking culture (one person described our street as the American Kennel Club) to a dogs-in-backyard culture. Gone are the bi...

June 30, 2016

After 16 years in a cramped, cookie-cutter Los Angeles condo, and a hard-hearted discard of everything we considered non-essential, we moved to a sweet 1920 home in Wyoming with three times as much space. Heaven!

However, that increased space did not apply to the kitche...

June 28, 2016

When I was in college, I assumed that at some point in my life there would be no more dramatic changes. I would have a family, live in the same house for the rest of my life, and work at the same company for my entire career. None of that happened.

Instead, I my life ch...

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