Posts Categorized: Healthy Living

Getting a Dog?

I’m thinking of getting a dog. I’ve never had one, except for four months when the kids were young. I’m ready for unconditional love…for those little eyes staring at me innocently and with love, for walks and discovery together, for doggy parks and sharing stories with humans at the other end of the leash. My… Read more »

Children Sleeping Soundly

My son, daughter-in-law, and two toddler grandchildren came to visit me for a few days.  I was so excited for them to come.  I prepared food, books, bubbles, and researched museums and activities that were child-friendly.  I moved all of my breakable sculptures to a high shelf and bought fruit so we could make apple-plum… Read more »

Eat, Pray, Love and Talk About It


Elizabeth Gilbert, author of “Eat, Pray, Love”, was interviewed on Oprah yesterday.  Authentic and forthright, she shared much of her learned wisdom.  She has been open about her miserably failed first marriage.  She couldn’t continue to live the life of marriage and motherhood that her mother and community had expected of her.  Her broken and… Read more »

My Healing Session

Yesterday I had a healing session with a Master Qigong teacher.  Master Liu began her training at the age of four by her grandfather, a Qigong Master and Chinese medical doctor who treated the last emperor of China. By age 14, Master Liu was given permission to teach and to perform healing techniques on others…. Read more »

Dr. Spock Apologizes

Over the weekend, I attended a lecture by Dr.Garland Landrith, a specialist in Tapping (also known as EFT) who heals past wounds and reframes memories to diminish the effect our triggers have on us. He brought up some points that rang true in their simplicity and importance. We all know that feelings of major traumas… Read more »