Category Archives: “Musings of a Mother’s Herbal Mind”

Comments Off on The Wisdom of Two Monks…

As I have been learning about old relationships, new life experiences in business, and have gorged new future possibilities, I shared a moment with a new friend. She told me the story of the two monks that really resonated with me and where I am now. It is amazing how much ‘junk’ we carry with us on a daily basis, most of it out of fear. Fear of the unknown, fear of being hurt/ashamed, fear of unhappy people/exchanges...

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Comments Off on "Here Comes the Rain Again…"

Last night, as I put the kids to bed, the thunder rolled in the distance and I could feel the heaviness in the air. I had seen the darker clouds above me as I drove home but they had been silent and yet very present. As my son crawled into bed, I could smell the rain. You know what I am talking about here. The smell of the warm pavement, cooling as the rain washed over it. I breathed in and out, enjoying the memories that went along with that smell.

I knew I would always be someone to love nature and help people...

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Comments Off on Camping with kids: the true wilderness

When my husband said to me the other day, “let’s go camping with the kids this weekend”, I almost fell over. Are you serious? I took Nathan camping a year ago ms he didn’t stop talking about it for a few months. But we’ve never take my girly-girl and I was a little hesitant to try anything new with all the stuff going on right now. But I agreed and off we went this afternoon.
Now, setting up the North Face tent that my husband treasures more than life itself with two kids who were very eager to “help” was more than a feat of patience...

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Comments Off on When are weeds really just weeds?

When are weeds just weeds or a moment to realize life's true richness?
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