Menu Plan: Conference Madness

Well, hey there! It’s Tuesday, which used to always be my “menu posting day”, so I feel like I’m actually on a track a bit. How ’bout that? ...more

3 Things I Wish I Hadn’t Done with Essential Oils

I honestly thought I would save this part of my “oily experience” until later in the conversation but, the more I thought about it, the more important I thought it was to just get it out there. I’m going to tell you about a few ways in which I used my oils early in my journey that I now regret. ...more

Menu Plan: Shamrockin’ It

This week is an exciting one! Not only do we get to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day tomorrow, but we get to celebrate the official first day of Spring come Friday ....more

Reading to Myself

He said it so off-hand. That’s what made it so profound for me, actually. Those simple little words: “I was reading to myself.” ...more

Let’s Talk About Essential Oils, pt. 1

Opening the Conversation ...more

Irish by Marriage

I’m German. ...more

I love them, too.

I had the opportunity to sub for a first grade class for five days in a row so their teacher could go spend some time with her father whose health was failing. ...more

Menu Plan: Craving the lamb!

Today’s post title might have you thinking I’m craving a big ol’ leg of lamb or rack of lamb– perhaps for an Easter feast. I’m not actually a lamb-eater, however, and the title has more to with the weather than food cravings. ...more

The Forgotten Prayer Friend Card

I am a believer in natural consequences. ...more


They’re inconvenient, these New England winters. The snow… it just FALLS. Sometimes in heaps and piles ....more