Category Archives: Health

2017 Year in Review

1. What did you do in 2017 that you’d never done before?  We took another family vacation. This time down South and then South-East. We visited New Orleans for the first time, among other places. I also started to learn Spanish … Continue reading

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Cinnamon Coffee Cake and Citrus Cumin Chicken

I’m loving my new cookbooks and have tried a couple new recipes: This recipe actually called for peaches, and I though I still had a jar downstairs, but I didn’t so I improvised. Turned out great and it’s nice to … Continue reading

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Down for the Count

My last post was about how the boys were at camp/day camp. A month ago. So what happened to blogging between then and now? The flu. Luke returned home from camp exhausted and hoarse. Two days later he was achy, … Continue reading

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Captain Fantastic

I’ve been wanting to watch Captain Fantastic since I first viewed the trailer. It features a homeschooling family that lives out in the wilderness. Instead of video games and tv, the kids spend their days gardening, hunting, rock climbing, playing … Continue reading

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Just In Time for the Holidays

Last weekend we were doing this: This poor kiddo. He’s been having shortness of breath every now and then all year long. We’ve been working with the chiro to pinpoint what is going on and how to treat it naturally. … Continue reading

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My Thoughts On: The Flumist Controversy and Why It Matters

I thought it was highly interesting that the Flumist was pulled for this flu season because it’s not effective. These decisions always stand out to me (as it should for anyone) because we’ve been told forever that Flumist is just … Continue reading

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Health Post 6/1/16

It was right about a year ago that this happened. I was diagnosed with Lyme and a couple of other infections. I started treatment right away. The months dragged on. I could tell things were happening though. I was warned that … Continue reading

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Ben, and I saw Vaxxed with the boys and Ben’s mom. I went as a form of activism, as a way to vote with my dollars to show that this is an important topic and people are paying attention. I … Continue reading

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Come Out, Come Out, Wherever You Are

When my boys, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, etc, read this blog some day, they’ll find a lot of recipes, book recommendations, and pictures. Tons of pictures. But will they know who I am? Will they really know what I felt and thought … Continue reading

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A Vision-Led Life

At the beginning of the year I felt compelled to create a vision board of some kind. I’ve never done anything like this before, but the concept suddenly felt important to me. I have to admit, I’ve always dismissed vision … Continue reading

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