Yes I Know That Looks Funny Up There

Sorry 🙁 If you subscribe to my newsletter, you know I’m “re-decorating”. The image above shows the extent of my tech abilities. I have to leave it that way so the real tech people can see it and figure out how to fix my mess. Hopefully soon.

I Don’t Know How She Does It

“I Don’t Know How She Does It” is a movie with Sarah Jessica Parker about a working mom trying to balance work and family. Reality, of course, is not so neat and tidy and resolved in an hour or two. Real moms with small children have real struggles juggling it all, outside employment or not. […]

Speed Cleaning Tips

Even though I am “officially” back to 2 good arms (YAY!), I still hate to clean the house. And yet it must be done. Here are a few random ideas that work for me: Disinfectant wipes. Keep them in the kitchen to wipe down the countertops and stove. In the bathroom for the sink (first) […]

Sage: Outside the Turkey

Sage is an herb that most people use once a year when they make stuffing or dressing for their Thanksgiving turkey. (I guess that’s mostly true for those of us in the States.) Sage, however, has benefits apart from seasoning the turkey. Research has shown that sage or sage extract can benefit the brain in […]

Magnesium and ADHD

Did you know that magnesium can possibly help your ADHD symptoms? It has been shown in studies to be effective in reducing hyperactivity and improving attention span in cases where there was a mild magnesium deficiency. Children identified as ADHD and given a magnesium supplement also showed less behavior problems including irritability. Magnesium can be […]

Time Flies

Do you ever get to the end of the day and wonder where it went? You feel like you’re busy all day long and yet you don’t seem to have anything to show for it? I feel that way a lot, especially now. I’m taking occupational therapy for my arm and on the days I […]