The Purpose of Fire in the Wild

ORIENTED TO LIFE Home Lifely About Us The Purpose of Fire in the Wild Debra Redalia Since fire has made a big impact on the lives of everyone in our local communities last week, I just wanted to write a little something about the purpose of fire in nature—it’s...

Jack-O-Lanterns

ORIENTED TO LIFE Home Lifely About Us Jack-O-LanternsDebra Redalia I think Jack-o-lanterns are my favorite of all seasonal decorations. Today they are the quintessential Halloween icon, yet the first jack-o-lanterns weren’t carved in pumpkins at all—they were...

Power — Off & On

ORIENTED TO LIFE Home Lifely About Us Power — Off & On Debra Redalia Last Wednesday, California’s largest utility, Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) intentionally cut power to 500,000 customers in parts of 22 counties in to prevent wildfires. This came...