Archive | June 2012

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Give and Take

I usually try to hold off feeding Bubba until 6:30 in the morning. I feel that is a reasonable hour for breakfast.  When dawn comes early in the summer, he gets up with it and tries to rouse me to feed him.  I don’t really want to get up that early. Usually there is some back and […]

Our Animal Nature

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/06/10/opinion/sunday/our-animal-natures.html?pagewanted=1&_r=1&emc=eta1 Great editorial from a human cardiologist.  She writes that we can learn more about ourselves/our health by studying what we know about animal health.

The Sky’s the Limit

I think an indicator of maturity is recognizing you have limitations.  Some are real (I don’t have the skill to do orthopedic bone plating ) and some perceived (I can’t squish spiders).  As adults, we develop coping mechanisms to deal with them in a hopefully productive manner.  Certain limitations are for the better.  From an evolutionary standpoint, it’s likely […]