Author Archives: Laura Russell

Eclipsing Super Blue Moon

  The moon got a lot of attention at the end of last month. On the big day, I got up early to see that eclipse. It was neat, not dynamic but worth seeing. The big moment of supermoon beauty … Continue reading

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Profuse Apologies, Learn How-to!

I wish I knew how to make lavish, luxuriant, lush apologies that makes the person I’ve offended feel soothed, salved, and almost glad that I did that awkward apology-worthy thing. Here’s what I’m working with: Please let me apologize, I … Continue reading

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Baby steps

I never get around to making New Year’s resolutions. To make up for that I’m taking a  baby step today! I’m giving myself an easy thing to do: google physical activity. One study I found made me think about what … Continue reading

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Things have a good side and a bad one, too

Miraculous moments can have an awesome effect and an aggravating one. First, some awesomeness. Walking this morning, a moment came when I felt so grateful I can walk. So great to walk in a safe, beautiful place.   Even the turtles … Continue reading

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What Legends Do Our Kids Love?

My family organized the best Christmas party ever, featuring Anna and Eva from Frozen. Watching the kids delight in these characters, I wondered will these Disney fairy tales be the legends of the future? For all of us, that soaring … Continue reading

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Are box turtles easier to herd than cats?

Watching the herd

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Sitting Still Causes Death!

You know how something pops up all over the internet, something ordinary creates a dreadful condition. Over a year ago,  the shocker was sitting shortens your life! Here’s the bad hook-If you sit for more than six hours a day, … Continue reading

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