Category Archives: Musings

People’s Convoy 2022: Amarillo by Morning Day 3 February 25, 2002

I am blessed with the opportunity to help a dear friend document her journey from California to Washington DC. She’s driving across the country with her husband in a Convoy over 30 miles long spreading love and a message of … Continue reading

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Americans Fighting for Isis

So, a couple of us teachers were sitting around contemplating the state of affairs of the world and the topic of Americans fighting for Isis came up. What are your thoughts on this topic. I’m of the mind that “a … Continue reading

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Michael J. Fox Returns to Prime Time Television!

I can’t tell you how happy it makes me to see one of my favorite childhood actors return to the small screen after years of therapy, treatment and fundraising for Parkinsons Disease. Not that spreading awareness or improving his overall … Continue reading

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Juicing for 21 Days (Update)

I began my dietary change to whole foods, which includes daily juicing, 21 days ago. I’d say I’ve adhered to “whole foods” approximately 80% of the time and juiced at least once a day, most days 2-3 juices. This week I … Continue reading

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I Found It!!

I have been crocheting for about four years. I taught myself via “Crocheting for Dummies”. Both of my grandmothers crocheted and I thought it would be a valuable skill both for creativity and relaxation. I’ve made scarves, afghans, place mats, … Continue reading

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Mental Illness in the News

“Your illness is not your identity, your chemistry is not your character” Pastor Rick Warren stated during his first public sermon since his son took his own life after a long battle with depression. The newscaster stated that Pastor Warren … Continue reading

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The Idea Man

Do you remember the movie “Night Shift” with Michael Keaton and Henry Winkler? It was about two “average joe’s” who work in a morgue. One of the character’s, played by Michael Keaton, called himself an “idea man”. He walked around … Continue reading

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Don’t Tell Me it’s “Water” Weight

It’s day three of my whole foods lifestyle dietary change and I’m down 6 pounds. If anyone tells me it’s “water weight” I’ll poke ’em in the eye with a hot stick!! I know it’s water weight! You don’t have to … Continue reading

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68 lbs to Go!

After one day, I’ve lost 2 of the SEVENTY POUNDS I need to lose. Forgive the caps, I’m not yelling at you, I’m yelling at me :D. I feel really good, I juiced all day and enjoyed eggplant for dinner. … Continue reading

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Here’s to Your Health

I’ve been battling a weight problem for six years now, ever since my fifth and last child was born. Since then I’ve watched my weight grow steadily up hill until I reached a number of astronomical proportions. I’m not as … Continue reading

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