Yes, you are about to be inundated with images of big mammals and gorgeous landscapes from the Masai Mara in Kenya.  But I am still going to post them, as a safari is an animal behaviorist’s (my training) dream, and … Continue reading

Catch up: mullein, KEEN, a reunion, mini-zucchini, and apnea

So life has been busy! Partly because I finished up a major project at work in May – thus ending a 60-70-hr-per-week month, but then I turned around and volunteered (hold onto that word for later) to hold a reunion for my … Continue reading

Being a tourist in my own hometown

I revisited my hometown – really toured it – for the first time in 20 years.  My parents moved away from Van Alstyne, Texas, to East Texas while I was in college in order to be closer to my grandmother, … Continue reading