GI Hell

For the past 1 1/2 years, my body has been through what I can only describe as GI hell. I woke up one day and a switch just turned off. It started when I lost 70 pounds very quickly and overnight my body began having issues with digesting foods. It was basically like I had …

The Next Chapter

On June 8, 2017, I stopped therapy. The reasons why I stopped are not important but it was not planned. I had had a rough couple of weeks leading up to what would be my "last" session. Instead of a "reset" as I called my appointments, I got blindsided by the reality of making a …

AromaRain Bracelet Diffuser Review

I use essential oils daily to help with my PTSD and depression. I have posted about this several times on my blog. This year I found a stainless steel and leather aromatherapy bracelet from AromaRain that I am in LOVE with. I already own a couple of their necklace diffusers and love them. But when they …

The Mother Of All Panic Attacks And What I learned About Myself

Recently I was feeling "slightly" off and overwhelmed. I had been pushing myself physically and mentally past what I normally do without giving myself time to recharge. My house was especially crazy with my Mermaid stimming more than usual and I was just completely exhausted. By the time I finally noticed that my body was …

Ham, Green Bean & Potato Soup

Right now, as I type this, we are in the path of a Nor-Easter in Mid March. As I watch the snow falling all around us, I decided to make one of our favorite soups perfect for cold, snowy days. It is a seriously easy soup to create. Freezes well too. I was surprised by how many …

DIY Dead Bride Costumes

For Halloween 2015, my two youngest kids decided they wanted to be brides for Halloween. After searching for hours online, we could not find costumes that suited them. So, I decided to create them instead. Ebay became my best friend for these costumes. I used scissors to shred the bottoms of the dresses and the veils …