Monthly Archives: May 2013

30 Days of Wheat-Free Living

I’ve waited a long time to write this post. I have had countless fits and starts in my quest to kick wheat. I’ve known for years that I have a sensitivity to it, but I’m so darn addicted I would … Continue reading

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Snapshot Saturday: March Against Monsanto

I’m an average lady from the burbs. I go to church, I work, I volunteer, I work out (a lot), I garden, I read…you get the picture. In other words, I’m not a fixture at protest rallies. But as I’ve … Continue reading

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I’m Marching Against Monsanto

I am deeply troubled by the state of our nation’s food supply. I’ve posted about it before. I believe most of the cancers people suffer through are a direct result of the crap that’s in our food: the pesticides sprayed … Continue reading

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In Praise of (Organic) Farmers

It’s 5 a.m. and I’m sitting around waiting for daylight. I’m skipping the gym. Why? I’ve got a few plants to plant and I’m going to work in the garden before going to the office. Lately I’ve been frustrated by … Continue reading

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The Next Best Thing

My friend and training partner Lynn and I were so excited. Yesterday was to be our first bike ride of the season. The past few weekends in Nashville have made our city look and feel like the Seattle of the … Continue reading

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Best Day Ever

Today’s been one of those “best day ever” kind of Saturdays. I slept until I awoke naturally. I then gave myself permission to piddle around the house before going to the gym. After an hour-long cardio session and headed back … Continue reading

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I’m Stiff as Heck and I’m Not Going to Take It Anymore

My back and neck are tight. All the time. 24-hours a day. Continue reading

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Wheat-Free…Again

My social calendar for May consists of two professional organization lunches, two graduation parties, one graduation ceremony, Mother’s Day dinner, an office retirement party, an office going away party and one birthday party. In other words, May is the perfect … Continue reading

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About My Mom

Yesterday, Facebook was awash with Mother’s Day tributes. I posted a photo of my mom posing with a life-size cut out of Justin Bieber. I’ll not re-post it here, because I’m already in trouble about it. I’ve been told time … Continue reading

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Happy Birth Mother’s Day

A Facebook friend adopted a little cutie-pie a few months ago. Today she posted that the Saturday before Mother’s Day is known as Birth Mother’s Day and she is grateful for the woman who gave life to her daughter. I’ve … Continue reading

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