Came across an incredible video (embedded below) of a powerful commencement speech on The Dish this morning. It exposes the part of living which is seldom recognized or talked about. My wife works as a 'checker' at Walmart and faces the ugly 'automatic/default' behavior everyday in spades. Watch the video and make a conscious choice...perhaps one of joy on occasion (thank you!).
Wildlife watching can also be all about me (a check on the list...I'm guilty). Try to conserve or create something that benefits the plants and animals you enjoy. Here's my conscious choice, my 'lawn', from last year: