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 …

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 …

What I Wish I Could Tell My Friends

Over the years, I have watched people come and go in my life. Some, I have helped to close the doors on slowly as my life changed and /or their lives' changed, silently wishing them well in the process. Others, I ran away from, slamming the doors and then barring that shit closed to make …

Dump Tomato Soup

I created this insanely easy recipe one day when I was doing a bunch of food prep for the week. I looked over at a bowl full of tomatoes from a local farmers market and realized they were so ripe that were literally starting to burst open. I decided to chop them up and throw them in a …

Roasted Pumpkin Seeds

Every fall I gather a lot of different types of pumpkins for decorating and baking. The seeds are coveted here. They are a great source manganese, phosphorus, magnesium, copper, zinc, protein, and iron plus they just taste amazing!