May your heart be filled with loving kindness......
Wednesday, December 21, 2011      5 comments

"Today may there be peace within you. May you trust that you are exactly where you are meant to be. May you not forget the infinite possibilities that are born of faith in yourself and others. May you use the gifts that you have received, and pa... Read more
Check out your shopping cart. Is there nutrition in there?
Saturday, December 17, 2011      2 comments

I had to do a grocery run today and while waiting in line, I glanced into people's shopping carts. I watched what went down the belt and into bags. I watched what was wheeled out and loaded in and driven home. The vast majority of people were ... Read more
Sitting in a dark hospital room
Friday, November 04, 2011      7 comments

My dear mother in law is dying of cancer. It has only been three weeks since her diagnosis but she collapsed after her first chemo treatment ten days ago and has been in the hospital ever since. Bedridden. In a diaper. Last night they put in ... Read more
The good news. The bad news.
Tuesday, October 25, 2011      2 comments

The good news. I am a Ninja. A warrior woman. I singlehandedly sliced and diced it. It refused to topple. Frustrated and tired, I wiped the sweat off of my brow, gave a blood curdling scream and gave it one heck of a wallop. It shuddered. So ... Read more
The Seoul train...back in Korea for a visit after 25 + years
Wednesday, October 12, 2011      1 comments

My husband has a business meeting in Seoul and so I tagged along. This is probably my 4th or 5th visit to Seoul. I used to come here quite often when I worked in Kumamoto, Japan and needed to buy clothes and shoes etc.. Seoul has changed tremen... Read more
Surrounded by candy wrappers....I am stuck.
Tuesday, September 20, 2011      1 comments

The sin bin. I have to stand on my toes to reach it and CAREFULLY skootch it forward so that I can slip my fingers over the edge and grab a mini Heath bar...or three. Damn! When I finally "came to", I was on the sofa surrounded by 3 candy wrappe... Read more
Starting Organic Liaison tomorrow...And time to purge!
Sunday, September 11, 2011      2 comments

I have ordered and received the Organic Liaison kit. Now that I have read through the materials, I have an idea how the program works and what I need to do to work the program. My other goal is to go through every room in the house/garage and to... Read more
The Joy of Swedish Soap...
Thursday, September 08, 2011      2 comments

This morning there was a bar of Swedish pine-scented soap in our shower! I bought it as a Christmas gift for my husband. Expensive. How happy I was to find it there for me to enjoy. For a moment I was transported to the pine forests of Europe... Read more
Kirstie Alley's "Organic Liaison" Products?
Sunday, July 31, 2011      2 comments

Has anybody tried these products? Thoughts?... Read more
The sweet smell.....of cow poop.. Horse poop, etc.
Monday, July 25, 2011      1 comments

What makes you tick? Poopie Caca....or specifically, the sweet smell of the barn or the rodeo grounds etc.. So here I am sitting by the river. Sunny. Warm. Watching tanned, toned people floating down in kayaks, inner tubes, whatever. And I am c... Read more
Low thyroid and what I did it.....
Saturday, July 23, 2011      1 comments

When I went to the doctor a couple of months ago, she said that my blood panel showed: low thyroid, high cholesterol and a variety of other things. She said low Thyroid and high cholesterol are related. She wanted me to redo the screening in 3 m... Read more
Always something....problems, worries....looking for fair winds and following seas
Monday, July 18, 2011      1 comments

Nobody ever said life is easy. Nobody ever said that having kids was easy. Nobody said that growing old was easy. So...why did I think I might get let off of the hook? That which doesn't destroy you makes you tougher? I won't go into detail. Su... Read more
Descending a mountain...
Tuesday, July 05, 2011      1 comments

I walk alone down the mountain. Hyper-vigilant and aware of the smells , the movement and my surroundings. The Green Goddess of late Spring has adorned the slopes with a riot of wildflowers . A bear bell jingles at my side with each rhythmic ste... Read more
Travel is like adultery.......". Do you have wanderLUST?
Friday, June 17, 2011      2 comments

Wanderlust: A strong and irresistible impulse to travel. I am the embodiment of wanderlust. I started reading Elisabeth Eaves' book, "Wanderlust: A Love Affair with Five Continents". She is me. I am her. She traveled for love and loved to trave... Read more
Waiting to exhale...and trying not to inhale
Monday, April 18, 2011      2 comments

I'm in a holding pattern and I am holding on to Dear Life. One more test to go. So far so good. Sort of. My thyroid is out of whack. Poke, prod and open wide. Whoa girl, I want out of these stirrups. Blood tests, pap smears, mammograms, dental... Read more

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