The Gallbladder Experience

What’s a gallbladder you ask? Well, it is a tiny yet important part of your digestive system. However, I never knew how important until I started having severe stomach pain. Apparently I have lived with a bum gallbladder for quite some time. Like my ENTIRE life. Seriously not a cool conversation to have with anyone–family, friend, or stranger. But the Continue reading The Gallbladder Experience

Home…..for now

This post was originally written in 2014 as a follow-up to this post. I am now at a place of peace and can finally share the carnival ride that is packing, moving, unpacking, and everything in between. Please note that more posts on our emotional roller coaster that is selling, moving and buying again are to come. I love this Continue reading Home…..for now

Veggies Over All Else

I never thought I’d see the day that one of my kiddos would actually choose vegetables over the main part of the meal. Never. Ever. Never! But that’s exactly what she did. So tonight I gave the kids a choice of cucumber slices or a tossed salad as the veggie portion of dinner. We were having taquitos with salsa &/or Continue reading Veggies Over All Else

SOLD: a farewell to our home

The following is a narrative from 2014 about our then-impending home sale and move back to the city. I am finally at a place where I can begin to publicly share the emotional rollercoaster that changed our lives for the better, albeit unbeknownst to us at the time. More posts on our moving adventure to come. “People are always telling Continue reading SOLD: a farewell to our home