The Unplugging Bug

A disproportionate number of conversations in our home start like this: Me: “Honey, I heard the most amazing TED talk today!” (or podcast, audio book, interview, etc.) My Honey: “Oh. Really?” as he subtly backs away, looking for an escape route from the onslaught of unrelated but fascinating facts, stories,[Read more]

Memento Vita: Remembrances and Gratitude

My very first post here on Scoutie Girl asked the age old question, “What is Art?” It started an interesting conversation in the comments. In the seven or so months since, I am still exploring that question, or rather a derivative of it. What is art good for? I carry[Read more]