When Was the Last Time You Looked at a Leaf?

Before the beginning of school, my 15 year old daughter binge watched dozens of episodes of Friends. I rationalized that it was the end of the summer and she was entitled to kick back before the rigors of high school began. Secretly, I worried, until I talked to my friends who admitted they too find guilty […]

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Is Busy Your Badge of Honor?

I did an informal experiment. In the course of my week, I asked a handful of people, “How’s it going?” All but one person responded with some variation of “I’ve been busy….” Let’s face it. Many of us wear a busy “badge of honor”, as if our worthiness comes from continuous motion. And when we’re […]

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