Facing Challenges, Uncategorized


I’m struggling.  But sometimes I’m not.   Maybe that’s just the way we all are in life. I’m cleaning again.  For the past two days, I’ve been cleaning out my office area.  I found a bunch of my notebooks.  I have notebooks for everything.  I use them as journals, I use them for lists, random notes… Read More Gratitude

Facing Challenges, Uncategorized


Hey.  Maybe I’m back to writing.  Maybe I won’t write again for 8 months.  This new uncertainty in the universe fits my world to a T.  It’s so weird how all the craziness going on right now with COVID-19 isn’t really freaking me out. I actually told my therapist that it made me feel sort… Read More Birds

Facing Challenges, Uncategorized


Hard to believe that I’m at a hospital on our anniversary, and it’s not with B! Hard to believe that 7 years ago we were in Belize having the time of our lives, blissfully unaware of what was about to hit. We thought we had beat the hard stuff, overcome the obstacles, and were on… Read More Today

Aging Gracefully, Facing Challenges, Living Healthier, Uncategorized

Time for Some New (Old Favorites)

Here’s the deal–I’ve discovered that I really like writing this blog!  When I began back in early 2017, I divided my posts into 3 categories:  Aging Gracefully, Living Healthier, & Facing Challenges.  I envisioned the categories getting equal play time as I shared my love of essential oils and cooking real food, bungled my way… Read More Time for Some New (Old Favorites)