Being Environmentally Conscious

Being Environmentally Conscious: A Great Lesson in Self-Awareness Being environmentally or socially conscious is often difficult. For example, as one contemplates throwing an empty cardboard toilet-paper roll into the bathroom trash container, there may be a fleeting thought of walking the roll to the kitchen recycling area or even placing it on the vanity counter to […]

Tao of Elastic Band

I snapped the elastic on my wrist. Hard. “Gah!  Ow!  Good heavens! Was this any way to accomplish a complaint-free thirty days?”, I asked myself. Normally, my friends and family thought of me as an optimist; outgoing, cheerful and positive. A mature woman with a candor and openness that most found refreshing. I agreed. Yet […]