Putting More FIRST(s) in Life. Boondoggle or Benefit?

I suspect I wasn’t alone during August as I grew weary of hearing about the “Great American Solar Eclipse.” You couldn’t escape it. Ten months before it was barely a blip on my solar radar, until my brother-in-law explained the historic significance of the unusual occurrence. Being alerted early, I actually found lodging not too … Read more

Bucket List Addition: Backyard Birding Literacy

I will never be a ‘birder.’  It takes far too much discipline and determination.  Not to mention the almost vow-like commitment to long trips attempting to view the winged creatures, and early morning rising.  [Are they really just morning people to begin with?] I am not even including the birders who devote entire vacation allotments … Read more