Category Archives: My quest to healthy living

I Have Been Absent, of Late . . .


True confessions.  I don’t know exactly why it is, but, I just have not been taking the time to blog as much as I would like to, or used to anyway.  Maybe because I just don’t feel inspired enough???  Or, heaven forbid, … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Meditation, and Knitting and Crochet Therapy


How many of my followers practice meditation?  I have often thought about giving it a try.  But the more I think about it . . . the more I think, I already do practice it.  I practice through my knitting, and crochet. … Continue reading

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Crafting + Health | Crochet Saved My Life


I hadn’t opened one article and decided I must share.  A ton of articles on the health (and wellbeing) benefits of crochet:  Crafting + Health | Crochet Saved My Life. As for me?  Crochet is my passion, my obsession! My therapist, … Continue reading

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Frugal by Choice, Cheap by Necessity: How do you make lotion bars? None of your beeswax!


I stumbled across this Lotion Bar recipe on Pinterest.   *gasp*  That place I spend entirely too much time!  The pictorial is very easy to follow, and straightforward.   Made with three easy-to-find ingredients:  beeswax, almond oil and coconut oil (one … Continue reading

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Today’s Inspirational Quote:  “The first step to living the life you want is leaving the life you don’t want. Taking that first step forward is always the hardest. But then each step forward gets easier and easier. And each step … Continue reading

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7 Heart-Smart Reasons to Stay Active – Heart-Healthy Living – Everyday Health


Need some motivation to get moving? Listen to your heart! Discover what just 30 minutes of physical activity each day can do for your cardiovascular health.By Beth W. OrensteinMedically reviewed by Pat F. Bass III, MD, MPH via 7 Heart-Smart … Continue reading

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50 Ways To Boost Your Brain Power | Wake Up World


“Live as if you were to die tomorrow.  Learn as if you were to live. forever.” – Mahatma Gandi 50 Ways To Boost Your Brain Power | Wake Up World. I was surprised to see how many things on this list … Continue reading

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7 Foods Experts Wont Eat | Wake Up World


link:  7 Foods Experts Wont Eat | Wake Up World. I love this website.  So very informative.  This article gives insights from food “experts”.  I was aware of most things on this list, but a good in-your-face reminder is always … Continue reading

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20 Delicious Low-Sugar Snacks


On my quest to a better life:   Continue reading . . . 20 Delicious Low-Sugar Snacks.

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