Pursuing Simplicity

(The view from when S and I went hiking on Sunday) Simplicity is something I’ve been thinking about for a long time. When I was 16 or 17, I talked to a woman I rarely see but who has known me my whole life. I was just starting to venture out into the dating world,…

Lifestyle Investments

(My sugar skull costume for one of the weekend’s Halloween parties) There is one phrase that has become clearer and clearer to me in the last year: ‘Life is what you make it.’ It makes sense that this would be the sort of revelation that slowly unfolds, because it is hard to understand all at…