A Botanical Dream World

I love the land. My mother instilled that in me from childhood. Our home was always filled with potted plants, freshly cut flowers, and produce from the local farm. On a cool spring morning, she

Minimalist Packing Tips

Friends, I write this post as a reformed over packer. I’ve been there, I know the feeling. “Maaaybe-I-might-possibly-if-there’s-a-tornado need this …” Sound familiar? I get it. But it’s truly freeing to learn the art of

Saint Augustine

It was early, the sun just peaking over the horizon when we tossed our none too organized gear in the car, mounted the board, and headed out. Kala sat on my lap, completely oblivious that