• Life adventures
  • Week in review #3

    when rest isn't enough - what an autoimmune flare or crash feels like

    I had a neurology appointment last week and learned exactly what I expected to learn – which was nothing. I’m probably okay…so I’m going to continue assuming I’m okay. That sounds like vague blogging and probably is; some things you can either write nothing about or write pages about, but a few sentences just won’t […]

  • Life adventures
  • Week in review: back to work

    Monarch Lake Colorado - 4 mile easy hiking trail around the lake.

    I feel like the week after a break tends to start out slow and then slam you as soon as you’re in the swing of things again. Anyone else? This week I: Finished that link post I was procrastinating on last week. Took three (research) steps forward, two steps back. Forward: found the recipes & […]

  • Favorites roundups
  • Favorite books of 2016

    favorite books of 2016

    Um, yeah, about that title. I am aware that 2016 has been gone for almost 2 months. (How? When did this happen?) Also, most of these books didn’t come out in 2016 – 2016 is when I read them. Regardless, it’s never too late to recommend a good book. In keeping with recommendations, I’m mainly […]

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  • Favorite links: long reads

    Since it’s been literally months since I did one of these link posts, I decided to round up┬ámy favorite longer, more in-depth reads this time. There are a couple shorter articles thrown in here too.┬áHere’s my favorite, the poem “Kindness”: “before you know kindness as the deepest thing inside, you must know sorrow as the […]