The Value of Science

It is our responsibility as scientists, knowing the great progress which comes from a satisfactory philosophy of ignorance, the great progress which is the fruit of freedom of thought, to proclaim the value of this freedom; to teach how doubt is not to be feared but welcomed and discussed; and to demand this freedom as … [Read more…]

A Mom’s Advice

A recent conversation I had with my daughter: Me:  “I envy you.  I wish I were you.” Daughter:  “No, you don’t.  Being me is hard…” Me:  “Being me is hard too.  But it’s getting easier with lots of practice.” Daughter:  “I can never live up to my own expectations…” Me:  “Just remember…it’s not just you … [Read more…]


I swing between procrastination and being really thorough, so either way things aren’t getting done quickly. – Freema Agyeman Good things take time, you know.  😉  Today, I started learning how to organize my photos in Adobe LightRoom 4, and I will start organizing soon. This reminds me of a very funny and insightful essay about … [Read more…]

A New Beginning

True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist. – Albert Einstein This is my very first post on my brand spanking new site!!!  I’m still figuring out what types of things to post here.   Firstly, I designed a daisy icon that I will be using as sort of a trademark. … [Read more…]