Category Archives: If You Can Dream

What’s Next?

I’ve had ideas of writing a book for about ten years now. You’d think that was enough to time to have written one but I was kind of busy. First of all, I was busy parenting and simply getting my act together. I became such a mess the first twenty years of my life that I spent the next twenty years digging myself out of the hole that my bad education had gotten me into. I also wasted a lot of time trying to figure out what other people wanted me to do and then running around like a circus animal doing it. Continue reading

Do Something That Will Last a Lifetime

img_7124It’s easy to get caught up in making money or being entertained or taking care of children.

The food has to be made, the house has to be cleaned and the money has to be earned.

You have to eat right and exercise and get enough sleep.

But what if you were too sick to do any of that? What if you couldn’t get out of bed every day?

When you do a thousand things a day,

Or you can’t do much of anything at all,

Do something that will last a lifetime.

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My (Not) To-Do List


We have been camped out for the last two months while I look for a place to live.  Living in a camper trailer could be such a simple relaxing experience, and is for a lot of people, but not for us.  It’s not relaxing to make 8 gallons of yogurt, 4 gallons of juice and I don’t know how many gallons of broth and cooked veggies in a camper trailer every week not to mention washing all those dishes in a teeny tiny sink.  But I’m not complaining because even though it’s not relaxing, it’s super adventurous! Continue reading