A one percent change that makes a big difference

A one percent change that makes a big difference

Our family recently got to spend an evening together watching our youngest daughter perform in her third grade musical. She was a “cute chick” who joined her friends in a chorus line of adorable, sassy and intelligent bright yellow chickens, performing a...
What I loved in January

What I loved in January

We survived! The Polar Vortex is releasing its grip, and we made it through the longest, most brutal month of the year. I’m really not a big fan of January. Maybe that’s why I feel the need to pack the month full of things I DO love. At the end of every...
A hair-raising experience

A hair-raising experience

When we moved to a new community four-and-a-half years ago, it was a huge transition for our entire family to build relationships, engage in the community and find our place. As much as I love an adventure, I’m also learning how much I value knowing what to...
Getting past a fear of food

Getting past a fear of food

I’m writing this blog post mainly for my records to help me solve this mystery as I put pieces together in the future. Last night, I had an extreme food reaction. It’s the third time in 2018 this has happened. It came on suddenly about 20 minutes after I...