Tag Archives: healthy

No sense in going backwards

I could try catching you up, telling you all that has been happening here, but it seems pointless really. Not that I view the last almost 8 weeks of near perfect silence unworthy of telling, but because it is the … Continue reading

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Setting goals and finding our new rhythm

I hope all of you are doing well. We have been enjoying the most glorious weather the last few days. The sun has been shining bright, sunrises and sunsets have been amazing, star-gazing has been wonderous, the woods have been … Continue reading

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Happily, and out of the mist, we go…

Seems like I’ve been trying to write this post in my head for so long, I’ve completely lost track of how to start and where to go. But I’ve been very sporadic in this space for what seems like months … Continue reading

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Homebrewed Kombucha

When I was visiting a dear friend a few weeks ago, she introduced my husband and I to kombucha. Now, we knew what kombucha was, we had just honestly never tried it. I don’t know what was stopping us : … Continue reading

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More than farmers… friends.

  We live in the city. It wasn’t the case about 30 years ago when my parents bought a home about 4 streets from where I am now living. Back when I was younger, this was considered the country. I … Continue reading

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Saturday Garden Inspiration – August 8, 2015 (Gratitude)

Sharing a little glimpse of my garden that makes me happy. Wishing you a very peaceful day. Once again this year, I’ll be sharing little glimpses of our gardens. Although so much is growing all the time, there is always a little moment … Continue reading

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Saturday Garden Inspiration – August 1st, 2015 (and little side note)

Sharing a little glimpse of my garden that makes me happy. Wishing you a very peaceful day. Once again this year, I’ll be sharing little glimpses of our gardens. Although so much is growing all the time, there is always a little moment … Continue reading

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Saturday Garden Inspiration – July 4, 2015

Sharing a little glimpse of my garden that makes me happy. Wishing you a very peaceful day. Once again this year, I’ll be sharing little glimpses of our gardens. Although so much is growing all the time, there is always a little moment … Continue reading

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Breakfast smoothies – another true sign of Spring

Breakfast and Little Miss don’t always go hand-in-hand around here. Unlike my son that eats twice as much as I do, she will peck at food like a bird. That is, until Spring comes around and the weather isn’t so … Continue reading

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Tomorrow…

… is the big day : Our in home evaluation with the speech therapist for Little Man. I’ve been trying to get a grips on my feelings about it all week and unfortunately, I’m still not quite sure. On one … Continue reading

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