“I’m almost 100% sure it’s cancer.” My mom and I listened to the doctor who had just performed a colonoscopy on my dad give us the life-changing news over the phone. Thanks to COVID, my mom couldn’t even hear it in person. A procedure to rule out cancer showed the very thing no one ever […]
Natural Health and Wellness
Natural health and wellness has become a passion of mine on my journey to help my oldest son cope with what we discovered to be Auditory Processing disorder and as I sought to overcome a season of intense anxiety. I don’t believe diseases and disorders are a result of pharmaceutical deficiencies so I went searching for the root issue. Herbs, essential oils, traditional food, lacto-fermentation and creating a toxic chemical-free home and diet have been essential to our healing journey.
The posts I share here will tell you our story and will Lord-willing provide inspiration to you on your journey as well. It is my prayer that what I write will give you a starting place or reveal another avenue to walk down. In the middle of the struggle, I always found comfort in the fact that there was something else to try. That is what gave me hope! That is what kept me moving forward and inspired to keep trying!
I checked the clock on the stove. It had only been an hour and a half. Again. I had been changing my super plus tampon this frequently for the past 10 hours. Was I going to have to head to the ER? Then, just like that, those tingles of anxiety began snaking their way through
The statistics are staggering. Forty million adults are dealing with overwhelming anxiety in the US alone. Yet, only 36.9% are in treatment. That’s a lot of people suffering and struggling by themselves. Are you one of the diagnosed or undiagnosed sufferers of overwhelming anxiety? If you are, you know all too well the nausea, diarrhea,
Perspective and scheduling and their importance is becoming very evident to me. Without those two components, everything seems to just fall apart here. And both of those components require self discipline. Funny thing is that I fail miserably at all three things if left to myself! That is what I love about being in a