Trying New Things Is the Inspiration You Need

A reflection on new experiences in March

View of mountains and trees with a snow-covered foreground.
Rocky Mountain National Park. Photo by author.

As a kid, I hated trying new things. We’d sit around the dinner table, and my mom would say “just take a bite. Try it.” The broccoli would sit there. Why did I have to try something new? I was perfectly fine with my consumption of chicken fingers and macaroni…