Welcome!What if? What if we all stopped doing what we SHOULD and just did what we wanted? Would our worlds collapse in chaos? Or would life just become more joyful, simple, complete? Join me on my journey as I ponder the wants versus the shoulds. It's a journey of motherhood, aspiring homesteading, community building and finding a more authentic me.
Category Archives: Health
I love when I read something that just, on a dime, gives me a whole new perspective on life. As you know, I have just finished reading Michael Pollan’s Food Rules (which I highly recommend). Rule #66 just rocked my … Continue reading
12 days after the first projectile vomit and I finally feel its safe to say it’s over. And part of me wants to write about how terrible these last two weeks were. How our life has been turned upside down … Continue reading
What’s there, if it’s not Good Girl’s voice? Today, I’m finding that it’s not much. And yet it’s everything. Big C has the stomach flu. She and I were up most of the night. I finally got a few hours … Continue reading
I’ve been trying to ignore it. My body has grown stiff in the denial. I’ve become snappish. Cranky. Prone to waking up angry. As in before I’m even fully awake, the anger, not only awake but crackling with intensity. What … Continue reading
This is going to be a braggy post. I’m feeling good, not Good Girl good, just REAL good! So get ready! I’ve had more vegetables in the past 6 days than I did for the entire … Continue reading
Didn’t we all know this would happen? I feel behind! Trying to write a post a day is just too much for me! 🙂 But the REAL me handles this kind of reality with a little less panic and a … Continue reading