Cancer: How It Happens, and What You Can Do About It

Dear Friends, We are on the verge of beginning a new month, and I really love new beginnings! September is going to be Get Healthy Month on the blog, where I will share with you the basics of beginning a healthy life. I have already added a new subcategory under the Health tab for easyContinue reading “Cancer: How It Happens, and What You Can Do About It”

Trying to Get Healthy? Knowledge is Power, so This is Where to Start

Dear Friends, I am a firm believer in knowing the method to the madness. Of inserting a “why” before everything I set out to do, followed by a “how”. We hear all the time what we “should” be doing for our health, but what is usually left unsaid is why we should be doing it.Continue reading “Trying to Get Healthy? Knowledge is Power, so This is Where to Start”

Mediterranean Monday: Lentil Curry Stew with Kale and Sweet Potatoes

Dear Friends, Fall is coming, and soups and stews are going to be a staple in our kitchens again! Last week I really started to buckle down on being more plant-centered after a little dose of reality reminded me why it’s so important. I’ve definitely been much more relaxed over the last couple of years,Continue reading “Mediterranean Monday: Lentil Curry Stew with Kale and Sweet Potatoes”

How the Copper Fungicide is Working, and Prepping the Garden for Fall

Dear Friends, It’s that time again — to get the fall plantings ready in the garden! But before I get too far into that, I must admit that my plans have again had a wrench tossed in the gears. Did you know that garden centers stop carrying seed packets by the first of August?! IContinue reading “How the Copper Fungicide is Working, and Prepping the Garden for Fall”

The Importance of Taking Time for Yourself

Dear Friends, I will admit it, I’ve neglected someone very important to me — myself! I don’t think I fully recognized how much until Michael and his kids spent a few days away at the lake with his family, my boys were still gone to their dad’s, and I was home alone. My summers usuallyContinue reading “The Importance of Taking Time for Yourself”