Christmastime Foods & Treats

Every where we go this time of year there is food. We are enjoying pot lucks at work and church. We are snacking at parties on pretty appetizers. We are attending dinner parties and celebrations that all have food! It all smells wonderful, looks delicious and we are eating well above what we would normally… Continue reading Christmastime Foods & Treats

Better Homes & Gardens Stress

Isn't it ironic how sometimes simple ends up being more work? I look at all these pretty magazine photo shoots of these simple comfy living rooms all nicely decorated in shades of white for the holidays and think wow that looks beautiful! It's simple yet homey. It feels yummy and you want to cuddle up… Continue reading Better Homes & Gardens Stress

Winter Aromas

I am not a winter lover. Cold weather, blustery winds, dark afternoons and of course having to bundle up wherever you go. Thankfully, where I live in South Carolina winters are not as brutal as they were when I lived in Michigan and Kentucky but there is enough to remind me it's not my favorite… Continue reading Winter Aromas

December Natural News

Here we are among the tinsel and lights once again. The spirit of year end holidays broadly present in all our daily activities and conversations. This time of year can be busy but yet we disengage from a lot of other normal daily things to focus on the celebrations at hand. We look for the… Continue reading December Natural News

Holiday Travels

Some of us will soon be packing bags to head off to see distant family. Perhaps to our hometown where we went to elementary school and ran the streets on bikes with our friends. Maybe we'll be off to fun mountain villages to take in tourist spots and enjoy some outdoor hiking. The Thanksgiving holiday… Continue reading Holiday Travels