Regular Life

Regular Life

In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on. – Robert Frost

Archive for February 2009

Missing Nature

Click to enlarge. The only major drawback to living in northern Texas is the pancake landscape. My two favorite hobbies before we moved here were hiking and nature photography. To do either now requires nearly three hours of car travel. I don’t mean some nature preserve with paved running paths and hundreds of people bumping… (read more)

Free Software for Windows

There are many great, free programs I use in Windows. I thought some of you might like to know what they are. Here comes the corny intro paragraph. When the software included with your computer just isn’t quite enough, and you don’t want to buy something off the shelf, or if economic times have knocked… (read more)

Ten Times More

Teachers at a local school had noticed a little girl who brought a brown paper sack to school each Friday. Finally they asked her what was in the bag. “My clothes for the weekend,” she replied. The family the little girl had been staying with had told her that weekends are their “family time,” and… (read more)