Flower of the Day: Sunflower clusters, October 25, 2018

I never knew sunflowers grew in a bunch like this around a stem. Before realizing this, my eyes mainly gravitated towards the largest, bright bloom. My perspective of these giant blooms was limited. The only sunflowers I've regularly encountered were the single long stems sold at grocery stores or flower shops. Also, my kids and … Continue reading Flower of the Day: Sunflower clusters, October 25, 2018

Ask people about themselves. I did at a museum and it couldn’t have been better.

Everyone has an interesting life story to tell. The hard part is finding the time, interest, and opportunity to share it with others. I've learned that when it's awkward to start a conversation, ask about the other person's life. I'm mainly an introvert; but if circumstance calls, I can be an extrovert too (though it … Continue reading Ask people about themselves. I did at a museum and it couldn’t have been better.