Is your curiosity keeping you mentally sharp?

As I watch my cats explore any new package that enters the house, or inspect visitors before approaching them, I realize that curiosity and careful scrutiny is their method of analyzing new situations.  Ever curious and hopeful for attention, novelty or food, they approach new situations by exploring.  Eventually this natural inquisitiveness is rewarded — […]

What's your relationship with 'stuff'?

We all have ‘stuff’.  Most of us have too much of it. We spend time de-cluttering.  We waste time looking through ‘stuff’ for misplaced essentials.  We spend time sorting and organizing ‘stuff’.  And yet, if you’re like me, the amount of ‘stuff’ keeps growing despite strong efforts to create order. For several months I have worked […]