I just got bangs and I think I’m in menopause

A quick dive down the Pinterest black hole has enlightened me. Wait what did I read? Yep- I have brain fog. Weight gain. Feelings of overwhelm. That is definitely me. This menopause thing doesn’t seem skippable or avoidable. To quote a children’s book We’re Going on A Bear Hunt- “Can’t go over it. Can’t go under it. Gotta go through it.” Why haven’t I researched … Continue reading I just got bangs and I think I’m in menopause

The famous essay by George Rodi (posted with permission)

A Learned Appreciation I see a forest in two very different ways. Firstly, it is a tranquil break from the chaos of my life away from the forest, an arena into which the stresses of a suburban existence cannot enter. Then I acclimate to the realm of new sounds and visual stimuli, absent of any metallic shine or mechanical clank. I take deeper breaths and … Continue reading The famous essay by George Rodi (posted with permission)