Silly Little Affirmation

I see every relationship, even the ones that hurt me, as a gift. Even the relationships you wish didn’t happen happened because through the experience, you were made better; you were made stronger. This is true even if better and stronger had to … [Read more]

The Healing Force of Empathy

Today is National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Day. • If you didn’t know, you’re not alone. I didn’t know either. I found out a short time ago through the Facebook page of author, Shauna Niequist. • After reading Shauna’s post, I was left with my … [Read more]

8 Reasons Why You Need La Machine

I use my La Machine food processor almost every day and just as often I'm reminded of my husband's grandma who immigrated from Italy to the United States in the early 1900s. Grandma's command of English was rudimentary, but she spoke the language of … [Read more]