Or, what I failed to mention in my last post. After a few years of on-again, off-again blogging, I’m back. I hope what I have to say resonates with you. I love writing, and find that it helps me make sense of life. And that’s a good thing. Here’s what you need to know about […]

Anxiety Sucks

This morning, I sat down on a bench crying. I asked the world to give me an answer to a question I’ve been asking for years. “How do I start feeling better?” It’s a question that so far, has no answer for me. I’m tired of feeling broken. I’m tired of feeling overwhelmed. I’m tired […]

A Path Forward

There are a lot of days where I can’t seem to see the way ahead. The path to my ultimate goals. Sure, I’ve tried visualization, meditation, journaling, classic goal-setting topics. I think over the years, I’ve made a little progress in a forward-type direction over the past year, but even after the personal development work, […]

The Long Road Back

A slipped disc, arthritis (at 36!), and spinal degeneration. “Are you kidding me?” I thought to myself (and lamented to hubby) when I saw the diagnostic report from radiology. My chiropractor was quick to call me, and did a great job trying to convince me this wasn’t the end of the world. But at the […]

Removing Labels with Essential Oils

Ethan and I have been trying out some fun DIY projects over the last couple of weeks using upcycled materials that we’ve found around the house. A lot of the projects have required glass jars. Now, if you know me, you know that I’m kind of a glass jar hoarder. We use them for everything. […]

{Recipe} Easy-Peasy Chicken Strips

Last weekend, my mom and nephew came for a visit from Indiana. We had a chance to do a lot of fun stuff, but the whole weekend, the boys were asking for chicken nuggets. Now, if you know me at all, you know that store-bought chicken nuggets don’t fly in this house for many (MANY) […]