|My grandbabies -- the reason I do what I do. And my husband -- without whom I'd be lost.|
Saying Goodbye -- The beginning of my grief journey
The surprising hiding places for triclosan -- This dangerous toxin is in more than just antibacterial soap!
Sharing a little bit more of my currently broken heart -- A rawer look at the journey
Fracking, bottled water, and Keurig Cups -- not seeing eye-to-eye -- How a discussion at church led to a rant
Returning to an empty house -- What it was like to go home again
The iPotty ... Tell me it isn't so! -- High tech toilet training. Yikes!
Monday Morning Reflections -- There's no place like home -- Experiencing joy again, at least for the time being
Are you still using plastic grocery bags? Why? -- An attempt to motivate readers to shop with reusable bags
Something went terribly wrong -- My reflections on the tragedy in Boston during the marathon
Life. It goes on -- I survived my first Mother's Day without my mom... and I gleaned some grains of joy
Vinegar Friday -- In honor of moms -- Tips on using vinegar from moms in the community
A grandfather clock, a family of bluebirds, and a lifelong friend -- In the midst of the grief journey, friends can be the most valuable asset
An airplane, a squirmy toddler, and a random act of kindness -- How getting the last seat on the plane to Chicago ended up being a huge blessing
To everything there is a season... -- Delayed grief. It can be brutal
A game of hide-and-seek with SC Johnson -- Revealing the truth about toxins in popular products
Hmmm. This is the first month I didn't blog about my grief journey.
Screen time and toddlers: How much is too much? --What do researchers say?
Another month without a nod to my grief
Grandparents Day -- Hype or ... -- The value of grandparents
We need a David to take down Goliath -- The fight against Monsanto -- it's a fight we must win!
Hero in Aisle Six -- A poem to honor our veterans -- Sharing one of my poems to honor our heroes
From coal to diamonds... saying goodbye -- The final visit to my childhood home
Fired up on Vinegar Friday -- Expressing some outrage over the Fisher-Price Newborn-to-Toddler Apptivity Seat
Thicker than Blood -- The story of a courtship -- mine and my husband's to be exact!