One of our dogs, Cricket. Photo by Paula High-Young, 2013
One of our dogs, Cricket. 2013 Photo by Paula High-Young

Do you ever go into deep contemplation and suddenly realize you’re thinking out loud? I’m always grateful I work alone when this happens. Although, the dog looks at me kinda funny, and my parrot asks, “What’s up with that?”

Okay, don’t get too excited. Maybe it’s not what you think.

Photo by Lucas Santos on Unsplash

I was born legally “High” — it’s my maiden name.
Then I married Mr. Young. It’s why I hyphenate. But I digress.

🎵 Get Back in the Saddle Again. . . 🎶

I was actually referring to the fact I hadn’t posted here in a while. And it’s beyond high time I get my fanny in gear and post something…

I’m popping in today with a little something positive while I work on some other articles to bring you — soon.

An appreciative Lilly-the-Lizard, rescued — but not in the usual way. Photo by Paula High-Young, 8/15/2020.


I named her Lilly. I don’t know exactly why — maybe it had a ring to it?
And I don’t usually name my rescues. …

While supportive & somewhat entertaining, they’re not always helpful.

Calamity Jane stays on top of break-time!

How I Came to be a Home-Office Worker
While working from home is new to many people these days, it has been a way of life for me since 2012. My “co-workers” have kept me company through hours of frustrating work and…

. . . And More Importantly, Finding Your Way

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I took an unplanned, mini-sabbatical, and got a bit lost. But I’m back now.

It’s Not a Trainwreck
Maybe it’s a couple of derailed cars — a slightly derailed path.
Or perhaps more like getting lost, out in the storm.

Paula High-Young

Holistic health copywriter & editor. Wellness coach. Amateur radio operator KZ5YL, photographer, & hot-air balloon pilot.

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