In a world filled with routines and deadlines, it is easy to feel as though the scales of our lives continually hang out of balance. Often, the time we spend doing what we need to do outweighs doing what we want to do. Frequently, we yearn for times that were more “simple”. Maybe “balance” isn’t an end, but instead a beginning. What if the goal we yearn for – a balanced life – is nothing more than an oxymoron?