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The Reunion

This summer I had a reunion with nine of my sorority sisters from college in the sixties. None of them

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An Island Wedding

The field had been mowed and the fragrant hay was rolled up into huge circular bales, wrapped in white plastic,

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The Joys of Scaling Down

Scaling Down, Downsizing, Cutting Back, Minimizing, Simplifying: there are many words we use for sorting through our things and releasing

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The Second Home

I live on San Juan Island, but I have a second home in the wilderness without even a television or

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Healthiest County

According to a recent study, done at the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation,

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