I have been awake since 4am, and finally got enough tossing and turning in that I had to get up or Nathan wasn’t going to get any sleep. Still tired, my body is too anxious and restless to sleep, and … Continue reading

Chemo Bag

I started packing my hospital bag today. They gave me a brochure about cancer culture, and the bag is called a “chemo bag”, and it gave me a list of suggested items to include. It was really helpful, giving me … Continue reading


I slept and slept and slept, finally waking with energy enough to do school with my children: Then while I rested some more, my boys mowed my yard! I cried, actually, because I love working in the yard. I have … Continue reading

Taco Soup

This is my mother-in-law’s taco soup, which is one of my favorites. It is delicious and fills me with nutrients. It’s warm and hearty and just feels good. I love it. It is food for my heart, from in-laws that … Continue reading