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Watch For The Signs

The Growth Chronicles, Part II

June 23, 2016

I just came in from watering the lawn, a harrowing task in the California drought. Is it a watering day? How much is enough vs too much? Will a neighbor water shame me? When we considered moving into this house one of the first questions I asked was, why is this guy planting grass in the backyard on the heels of one of the driest summers on record? (see here). His response? It’s drought tolerant grass. And he had envisioned…

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Rags to Riches

After I got sick last year I spent a lot of time on the couch. Not just because I was sleeping a lot, but because I had been sleeping in my bed when I had the stroke. A place that once meant peace, rest…

March 12, 2014