Got Any Change?

Essential oils and Prayer "Everyone prays in the end." Sam Smith singer and songwriter. Got Any Change? Prayer. Changes. Everything. Pausing to pray during the holidays can change everything inside. As a nurse-midwife, I had the challenge and honor to be with women as they gave birth. Attending births during the holidays was extra special … Continue reading Got Any Change?

Emotional stress and Rosa damascena

Out of the blue, I began to cry. Who cries when they’re doing the dishes? I do. I was missing my mother… badly. She seemed to always be in the kitchen when I was little. I would come home from school and hear the sink water running as she finished cleaning the lunch plates. It … Continue reading Emotional stress and Rosa damascena

Grief and the Artist Archetype

He died too young -- my friend Hutch was only 57. Cancer overcame his body and love took his spirit. I grieve with his family. Hutch was an artist and photographer. He could capture a moment in time and take the viewer to a different world, a world far beyond the five senses.  Each time … Continue reading Grief and the Artist Archetype