I never understood the true meaning of this overly-cliche phrase until I met two women Ill call Lee and Margaret and a man Ill call Albert. Their stories are all true, sadly.
People want to find inner peace for a variety of reasons, and therefore approach meditation in a number of different ways. Many people meditate to reduce stress, while others meditate to increase focus. You might want to let go of stress due to a long day at work, a busy day with your children, a heavy workload at school or an overwhelming schedule. Or maybe youre an athlete wanting to amplify your focus and stamina, an artist yearning for inspiration, a writer longing for flowing creativity,... Read More
Since I wrote about cloth diapers, I feel like I would be remiss to leave out another of my hippie obsessions breast feeding. At least around here, I feel like its something we dont talk about a lot. Or if we do, we have to say it in a whisper, you know, in the same tone and volume you might say, rectum, or hemorrhoids. I dont really know... Read More
Musings on the Weekly Photo: Every time I think I cant get bigger.I get bigger. Wow. I feel weird saying it out loud, because Im afraid to jinx it, but I cant believe I dont have stretch marks on the belly yet. I still have a whole month to get some though!
This Weeks Produce Item:
Babys the size of a
Trayvon Martins brutal, and senseless, death shook me to my very core. I didnt know him. But, oddly, I feel like Trayvon Martin lives with me. I say good night to him each evening, tell him I love him excessively, hug him and feed him home made French Toast his favourite every school day... Read More
I do not want to give any attention to this farcical movement. Really, I dont. But here it is anyway. Those fucking Mama Grizzlies fill a need. Its a need many old-time-feminists not unlike myself, fail to understand one that firmly establishes a post-feminist place for women in the world. A place that incorporates some of the... Read More