"...it occurred to me, that there are some little tricks I learned along the way that may be helpful to a beginning gardener. "
Living with depression and anxiety for all of my adult life has lead me to seek a multitude of ways of dealing with it, as well as an understanding of the condition and the factors that contribute to it.
How about a fun sewing post? For this project I used the Halla Pattern's Stardust tank pattern.
I believe that facebook posts should be somewhat short---- I mean our attention spans are only so long, and frankly Facebook is my "scroll". If you interrupt my scroll for a 12 minute read about this issue or that issue, I probably will lose interest and won't read it. And I wager I am not… Continue reading The Big Why
Today I write to you about something incredibly deeply personal, but something that I wish more people could understand. Really, to a logical brain it's impossible to understand, because it is so perfectly illogical. That moment when a person can hold it together no longer, that moment when all the little things that they have… Continue reading The Mental Battle of a Breakdown and 5 Things I Wish People Close to Us Understood
Over the years, sewing has become a way for me to process life. When my biological children and I were separated, for the longest time I couldn't even look at my sewing machine. Because a big part of the reason I started sewing was for them, and "now they were gone." It was hard. My… Continue reading Inch by Inch: Accepting Hard Things
In a previous post I addressed those who are "Anti- Pokemon Go," calling them out for what I believe is an intolerance of difference and a lack of understanding. You can read that letter and why I decided to download Pokemon Go, as well as my family's reaction here. However, some of their points do… Continue reading An Open Letter to Pokemon Go Users
Pokemon Go. A debate I thought I was going to avoid. An app I was insanely curious about. I guess when you are curious about a product that has some contention attached to it, you can't avoid the debate. I downloaded the app this weekend while on a long car ride. People in the car… Continue reading An Open Letter to the Anti-Pokemon-Go Movement
Life often has an interesting way of bringing challenges and change in multiples. I have found this to be particular true recently in our home and family. So, I am sorry for the lack of material- on any front. Sometimes, life comes along and you need to live it, rather than writer brain it, and… Continue reading Hiatus is Necessary
FreeLoading Housewife is at it again: