Category Archives: homemaking

a deliberate return to health

2016 was a hard year. if you don’t know us, let me spell it out for you: It started with a loud party, our city house full of neighbors and friends, loud, raucous, and most of them still there for breakfast the following morning.  One year later our family was huddled up for a quiet New […]

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farm girl

When I was in middle school, after my family moved back to the States from Africa, I lived in a small town in the middle of prime USA farm country. My parents met an older farmer couple and started sending me to their farm once in awhile to spend a weekend. I had been bullied […]

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One last look back at 2016.

I am a believer.. one of those who thinks January 1st marks a symbolic change, a fresh set of 365 days for letting the old things go and looking ahead to the new in hope. In that spirit, I thought I’d end 2016 and welcome 2017 by taking a look back at the milestonic (I […]

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