I’ve been wanting to go on a retreat, to get away from everything and devote some time to self-care and a renewed focus on God. The church we attend has a woman camp, but they will have alcohol there. For me, this just doesn’t fit with my plan and it […]
Each year, my husband and I sit down to make a focus for the year. Last year, it was home and health. The year before, it was travel. This year, it’s PLAY. We both decided we need more play and exploration in our life, but also we wanted to avoid […]
Until a few months ago, I was a distributor for doTERRA and I thought I’d like to help people find natural solutions to their health concerns. I thought I’d eventually open a shop and hold in-person classes to teach people how to use the oils and I truly believed this. […]
I’ve been thinking a lot about what’s going on in the world. I definitely don’t have answers to the world’s problems, nor will I ever pretend to, but here are a few things I know, for sure. I care very much for children, animals, and Mother Nature. I don’t care […]
Look online long enough and you’ll be thoroughly brainwashed to believe that you were born utterly incomplete and flawed beyond measure and if you could only lift this and cinch that, and find the right social circle and buy these things, (but not too much), and drink this shake, and […]
“Wow, she’s really big for five.” “Oh my, she’s so tall.” “What are you feeding her?!” Literally, these are comments that have been made in reference to my five-year old daughter just in the last week. As a matter of fact, all of these were said by one person whom […]
At 42, I found myself with two grown sons, a five-year old, and a grand baby. I did not enter this stage gracefully.