Words for the New Year, Part 2

January 9, 2020 by - 2 Comments

We’re in mid-renovation due to a September plumbing disaster at Chez Benedict. One half of our house looks like we’re auditioning forĀ Hoarders. The other half looks a lot like this:   I’ve been through renovations before, yet they never get easier. Well, I guess the one we did with a nine-year-old and a toddler in …Read More

Sunday, 1 October 2017

October 1, 2017 by - 6 Comments

Sleep is the best meditation. –Dalai Lama   Not only is sleep a perfect method of meditation, it’s also critical for us to maintain our health and sanity. Of course, I am my own best enemy when it comes to getting enough sleep. That should probably change–for me and for everyone who burns those candles …Read More