Likelihood and Probability

             Have you ever seen a squirrel in your blackberry bushes?  I hadn’t either, not until earlier this week.  It was surprising.  But, maybe, it shouldn’t have been.              We, as a species, go places where humans couldn’t possibly survive, and yet they do.  We, […]

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More Than Managing

             Our grandbaby tells us now she’s not a baby.  She’s a “big kid” (as if we need a reminder, from her).  She turned 2 at the end of January.  (TWO!)  Yesterday she walked importantly out into the backyard with a pair of floral snips to harvest a handful of […]

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Recovery Time

             In the news this week there is boycott which recently caught my interest.  At one point I made the mistake of reading a few comments below one of the articles I found.              Just days before this happened I came across an Instagram post […]

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Our Endurance

             Many people are animal lovers.  I’m more of a tree hugger.  I adore all types.  Clearly I have favorites, we all do.  But for the most part, if it’s under the arboreal classification, I’m all in.              On my drive to work the other […]

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Momentum and Pace

             There is a running joke in our family about being in a hurry.  My grandfather would get enormously stressed out about “going” – then, once we’d arrived, he was all in a rush to get home.  (There was no one waiting at home, we were all there, with him!) […]

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