Category Archives: navigating life

It’s just plain weird . . .

OK this is going to be a long series, I can see it already. So there’s a little one in my life who is just a nutty nut.  She loves to eat.  She’s one of these little ones who might … Continue reading

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Packing essentials – some tips from a PET mentor

Not long ago, I found a parenting class at the local university and was introduced to the Gordon Method of parenting. I’ll be posting a few articles from the lady who led the class. She’s well-versed in these communication/ conflict … Continue reading

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Travelling with Children – some tips from a PET mentor

I know that as the only parent in my local circle of friends that parenting discussions are lacking.  It’s nice to be able to talk about what’s going on; concerns, etc.  I found a parenting class a while back at … Continue reading

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Yaz is part of a bigger problem

I recently posted a blog about Yaz that was more popular than I would have at first expected and it made me think that perhaps there is more to say about birth control pills and their effects on the body. … Continue reading

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Big Pharma and big problems

Recently I was having lunch with my mom after one of her doctor’s appointments and like always she was consulting with me. Now just so you know off the top – I am not a doctor. I am one of … Continue reading

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Another one bites the dust – well not dust, but retires

If you grew up in the 80s, you know exactly who Phil Collins is and what an incredible influence and impact he has had on music. I remember well doing a thorough washing of an apartment to To this day … Continue reading

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My $5000 mistake – you don’t have to make it

I’m not sure if that should read mistake or mistakes – either way, please don’t do what I did. My little one is 4 years old. She’s got teeth that are seriously close together. Not overlapping but very nearly fused … Continue reading

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