my word for LIFE this year

wow, this blog has been neglected for a while. i would apologize, but i’m learning not to say i’m sorry for, you know, LIFE.   the last quarter of the year was a whirlwind of consolidated teaching, having a baby, hosting out-of-town family over thanksgiving, taking care of a baby, visiting and helping my mother after her ...

Inside Out: take-aways (and tissues)

So it’s been forever since I’ve written. I’m well aware, and have been beating myself up for neglecting my blog for so long. To be honest, there have been a TON of things that I could have written about, too. My pregnancy… (26 weeks! And it’s a BOY!) Some essential oil updates… New class announcements… ...

because sometimes, things do get better…

last night, we watched a little nature documentary on elephants. (our girlie loves elephants.) a little baby elephant had been born, and wasn’t standing… and despite the elephants’ attempts, just couldn’t walk. several of the elephants started walking away after a while, but the momma elephant couldn’t. she kept trying and trying, and finally started ...