I have been using essential oils for a few years now to make my own perfume. There is nothing better than having your own unique, difficult-to-replicate scent. I use them to make my own deodorant that I adore, and they have also been used in my home to treat a couple of minor health issues.… Read More »
Hi friends. It’s been awhile. Between selling my house, downsizing to an apartment, moving my family to a new city, and then going on a much needed vacation, I completely neglected this blog, and my writing and personal interests in general. My mind often swims with shoulds. Things that I “should be doing” or things… Read More »
My beautiful son was born with an innate spirituality. The questions he has always asked and the comments he has made from a young age have always blown me away. I haven’t given him too many explanations on things other than that I believe in God, but not everybody does, and that I believe God… Read More »
My baby only woke up once last night. That was a first. And it came on the wake of the worst night EVER. Thank you. Also, keep it up please.
This post is just a snippet of why I love my husband. Just a tiny glimpse. The snippet is that I am able to be the mother I want to be, and the mother that our kids deserve, because of his support. Often we look at mothers and all they go through in a single… Read More »
This may sound strange, but I really feel like I’ve been coming into my own power lately. It has been amazing to watch and be in awe of myself. I’m sure that sounds narcissist to you right now, but I promise it’s not. It’s not that I am any more special or able than anyone… Read More »
In the near future, we are going to be handed a bit of freedom and opportunity. At that point, we are seriously considering making a big move and doing some lifestyle changes. But there will be more to come on all that in another post…. For now, help us figure out our dream locale by… Read More »
Today I was confronted again with the often-repeated phrase “I don’t know”. Such an easy, apathetic and lazy excuse for an answer. Once said, it can completely kill a conversation and leave the other person feeling like you are either dumb or disinterested. I’m not saying there is never a time where it can be… Read More »