Why Pruning Plants Is A Metaphor For Life

Why Pruning Plants Is A Metaphor For Life

Why Pruning Plants is A Metaphor For Life   Buying dying ferns In looking for some house plants, I found some sorely neglected ferns on a bottom shelf in a garden center store. It was almost like they had been tucked away purposely as they were in such sad shape....

Are You Losing Your Calm In The .Com World?

Are You Losing Your Calm In The .Com World?

Are You Losing Your Calm In The .Com World?   How often do you juggle social media and other talk-tech, feeling like you are losing your calm running on one of those gerbil wheels, round and round and not really getting anywhere? The other day I was trying to...

So You Think Your Life Is Going To The Birds?

So You Think Your Life Is Going To The Birds?

So You Think Your Life Is Going To The Birds?   I think my life is literally going to the birds.   I am sharing my porch with a robin. Or should I say, a soon-to-be robin family. It happened reluctantly at first, and then…it was so. Each day for a week, I...

This is What Happens When You Slow Your Life Down

This is What Happens When You Slow Your Life Down

This is What Happens When You Slow Your Life Down In this day and age, slowing down seems to get a bad rap. There is this not-so-subtle urgency that permeates every area of life: meals, conversations, projects, travels. You get the idea. No time for a leisurely drive,...

Here is How to Overcome Self-Sabotage

Here is How to Overcome Self-Sabotage

Here is How to Overcome Self-Sabotage   What is it that causes you to sabotage your very own dreams, goals, and desires? You know what I am talking about. The vacation spot you never seem to get to. The bike that has not even once been ridden. The five pounds...