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Topic ~ Caregiving


What’s It Like Living with a Chronic Illness?

"Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, 'I will try again tomorrow." (Mary Anne Radmacher)   Pain, fatigue, and feeling alone with your chronic illness can make self-pity and crying an effortless option. From the beginning of my experience...

A Wellness Journey Begins

In the beginning. Eight years ago, following emergency surgery and an extended stay in the hospital, I couldn't eat any food without extreme bloating and pain, requiring a potent pain reliever. I spent months on bone broth and didn't have the energy to walk beyond my...

Topic ~ Human Trafficking


Topic ~ Food


A Wellness Journey Begins

In the beginning. Eight years ago, following emergency surgery and an extended stay in the hospital, I couldn't eat any food without extreme bloating and pain, requiring a potent pain reliever. I spent months on bone broth and didn't have the energy to walk beyond my...

Summer Sunshine Lemon Cooler Cookies

My “go-to” therapy is playing my piano or baking when I have something challenging to work through. As hot as it was in Iowa when we were there on vacation a few weeks ago, I baked up a storm. Coincidentally, it did storm with all kinds of crazy thunder and lightning....

Do You Love the Scents of November?

If you notice and love the scents of November, then this week’s post is for you. If you enjoy the idea of slowing down and enjoying the process of fall sliding into winter, then this week’s post is for you. October is grand with its colors and pumpkin spice everything...

Topic ~ Spiritual


Topic ~ Building Community