Have you wanted to try something but fear held you back? Are you one that needs to have a friend by your side when you start something new? Well, I certainly could answer YES to both of those questions. I have never been comfortable with new challenges and always relied on others for courage.
Like many, I ventured to the 41st annual Whole Earth Festival (WEF) last weekend to get my fill of eclectic music, vegetarian food, patchouli oil and people watching. But amidst all the standard hoopla, tie-dyed dresses, drum circles, and picnicking patrons was an unexpected adventure waiting for me.
The Davis Divas were born circa 2008 from Dr. Karen Zufelt’s running for women program. In our midst, there are PhDs, moms, professionals, local small business owners and a combination of all the above! And today, we have grown into a unique pack of accomplished women from all walks of life and backgrounds!
The Good Life. Since I moved back to Davis after a 10-year hiatus, things look different to me. I’m older, wiser, and appreciate things that support a healthy lifestyle. Many changes I see have been welcomed surprises, like the Good Life Garden located at the Robert Mondavi Institute (aka RMI).
Hey Beautiful is a blog that celebrates what’s gorgeous in Davis. I don’t mean to the eye–although sometimes that’s the case. But this blog is really about the people of Davis whose attitudes, style and actions make our community a better place. Those featured here are people nominated by others in this community for adding […]
Wanna get away? Sometimes we all need to just ‘take a moment’ amidst the chaos of life. It’s fun to fantasize about escaping to the beach or the mountains when life is hectic, but I’d like to offer something a little easier, and a little closer to home. I call these places “serenity spots”. They […]