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A Gardener's Lament

Tuesday, February 23, 2010      2 comments

This MIGHT sound a little whiny, but I just need to vent. Its been raining for a couple of days, when the cloud cover stays, the temperature doesn't fall far. Last night it cleared off. I got up at 1 am, got dressed, went outside ... Read more

Sigh... I screwed myself up..... not for good, just for a bit.

Tuesday, February 02, 2010      7 comments

OK, this is going to be short and sweet. As many of you know, I am a true believer in supplementation for illness. I've done a mountain of reading by the likes of Dr. Guy Abraham, Dr. Brownstein, and Dr. Mercola. Been taking iodin... Read more

Face it.

Monday, January 25, 2010      5 comments

The years I spent undiagnosed and untreated took their toll on EVERY aspect of life. By 2004, when I was getting blood drawn every week to check my coumadin levels, I can honestly say I didn't look at myself in the mirror much if ever and when ... Read more

You have brains in your head.

Thursday, January 21, 2010      3 comments

You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose. You're on your own. And you know what you know. You are the guy who'll decide where to go. ~Dr. Seuss ... Read more

Dear Corn Refiners Association:

Friday, January 08, 2010      5 comments

I recently had the pleasure of viewing one of your television advertisements. I don't watch much TV, but I've been ill lately and on too many days I've only had the energy to read, crochet or watch TV. Your advertisement shows two appare... Read more

Sick, Sicker, Sickest..... :)

Wednesday, January 06, 2010      8 comments

My hubby has been to the doctor for his (which is way worse than mine) and last night, he was in the ER. Had chest xrays and his bronchitis was not resolved with the meds his previous visit to the doctor. So, today, he is on new meds. Whe... Read more

Scars Heal

Wednesday, December 30, 2009      4 comments

Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars." Kahlil Gibran I was a pretty good kid for the most part. A little over socialized and invaded by family members and children of my pare... Read more

Resolute

Tuesday, December 29, 2009      3 comments

This is the time of year when everyone is making their New Years Resolutions. I see folks eating a pound of fudge right up to the day before New Years, then they make these incredibly stringent 'resolutions' that anyone would find really hard t... Read more

It's ALL in your head...

Thursday, December 10, 2009      6 comments

Recently, I viewed a video online about a 35 year old woman who is a CrossFit Athlete. She said "Your mind wants to quit long before your body ever does." I had already discovered that about myself when lifting weights one day. My head to... Read more

In dwelling,

Wednesday, December 02, 2009      4 comments

live close to the ground. In thinking, keep to the simple. In conflict, be fair and generous. In governing, don't try to control. In work, do what you enjoy. In family life, be completely present. --Lao Tzu Do you have everything you desi... Read more

Off the Fence

Tuesday, November 10, 2009      3 comments

(ok, forgive the repeat. the same entry for yesterday got deleted. User error or deficiency or something like that....) :) There are two things I am grateful to my disease for: the emergence of my creative side and nowadays I stop and think ... Read more

Thank you

Tuesday, November 10, 2009      3 comments

Just received an email - I have been voted a SparkPeople Motivator. Cried a little. Read it again. A very heartfelt THANK YOU.... Read more

Ouch, garden, corn failure

Monday, November 02, 2009      3 comments

I make bread at least once a week. Some weeks, it's as many as 2 or 3 times. I mill my own wheat and am thinking about growing wheat in the future. Since early September, I have been skipping bread altogether to see if my inflammation ab... Read more

Beetle Battle and other greenish things

Friday, September 04, 2009      3 comments

My garden is progressing nicely. Like everything in life, there are bumps in the road sometimes. And just like anything else you do in life, you get out of your garden EXACTLY as much as you put into it. I picked caterpillars off of my ... Read more

Recovery

Saturday, August 29, 2009      2 comments

During the last few months, I've been taking it real easy. Recovering from the dental disaster and getting used to my new natural thyroid meds. As my body recovered, I decided it was time to deal with some stuff that I had put away, but ... Read more


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