Monthly Archives: November 2014

Dreams – A Haiku

In response to RonovanWrites Weekly Haiku Challenge. Continue reading


November 25, 2014

It is challenging to keep up my workouts because of some shoulder pain that I have dealt with for weeks. Today I tried the treadmill with a sling. I think it was better that way. Elvis, Hank Williams, George Strait, and Rich Mullins helped me out too.

New Zealand Green-lipped Mussel – Natural Arthritis Pain Relief

My husband has lived with severe arthritis in his knee, but he has been able to get relief with the natural supplement New Zealand green-lipped mussel. He has such great success with the New Zealand green-lipped mussel that we wanted to share his story in hopes that it may help others. Continue reading


November 21, 2014

I am so excited that I reached 100 follows on the blog and thanks to the power of share days, 300 likes for my Facebook page. I love having the opportunity to interact with people and share our journeys. Thank you everyone.

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You Can’t Handle My Truth – A Haiku

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Feeling Sad and Depressed?

Do you regularly deal with feeling sad and depressed? The holidays can certainly be a time of great depression for many. I struggle with depression at times. I would like to offer some tips for depression from my own experiences and observations. I am not handing out medical advice, but seeking to encourage those who are sad and depressed because of their life experiences. Continue reading

The Break Up – A Haiku

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5 Healing Herbs and Spices

I love to add herbs and spices to my dishes for both flavor and good health.  Herbs and spices are easy to add to a variety of recipes. Here are five staples in my household and some of the health benefits and suggested uses. Continue reading