Tag Archives: mom

Optimistic Friday

It’s a beautiful day out. I don’t want to talk about how Chickenhead was also killed night before last, or how The Engineir very thoughtfully tried to protect [..]

Chickens, Farmers' Markets, Food, Mental Well-Being, Mom , , , , , , , ,

Battles Lost

Today, we attended my mom’s best friend’s funeral. Kat fought breast cancer for years, but ultimately lost. So many friends and family members attended the service… she was [..]

Mom, Musing ,

Our World

Mom tries to write down her day – 5.27M This is a file that will play in Quicktime and probably other audio players. Your browser may play it, [..]

Mom ,

The Daily Mom

A few months ago, I started keeping a journal called The Daily Mom. Designed mainly to be a document for keeping dates and details straight, as well as [..]

Mental Well-Being, Mom, Stress ,

Landing

For about a decade, I’ve struggled with an inability to focus on things I’m not interested in, and an inability to remember things associated with that subject. Ask [..]

Allergies, Gluten-Free, Health, Mental Well-Being, Mom, Stress , ,

Blogs from the Edge

My first drug dealer was my mother. It began when I was about five or six, and innocently enough. She’d give me Dramamine on car trips with a [..]

Health, Mom , , ,

Life is What Happens While You’re Making Other Plans

Here we are, eight months after my mother was struck by an inattentive driver while in her car. During this time, she has received very little cognitive treatment [..]

Community, Mental Well-Being, Personal Responsibility , ,

Pickles for Mom, Pickles for You!

My mom’s financial and health situation right now is dire. She’s at risk for losing her home and she’s already lost her career as the result of being [..]

Canning, Fermented Foods, Food, From the Garden, Gardening, Gluten-Free, Harvest, Vegetarian , ,

Volumes

This was a difficult post to write and to share, yet as ashamed as I am at its content, I need to confess – apparently in a long [..]

Mental Well-Being