Monthly Archives: October 2011

Gratitude and a sixth birthday.

I’ll continue posting about my diet this week but for today I have other thoughts…. Big Dude turned six today. It is a fascinating age.  I see glimpses of the big boy he will become but love the little one … Continue reading

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Things I have learned on my yeast-free diet…

Well… day one started with me almost blowing the diet by foraging for leftover pizza only to find it had already been consumed (it’s the first time I was glad someone got there first). Other than eating a cheesy at … Continue reading

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The one in which she embarks on a yeast free adventure… and hopefully survives.

I’m going into withdrawal and I haven’t even started yet. After months of feeling generally unwell, I braved my first trip to the naturopath. She is a very nice woman.  She makes a lot of sense.  It seems the vast … Continue reading

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Cancer, clean floors and the myth that we are "okay."

I haven’t set off on a rant about my own private high horse in a while so be prepared… this might be a long one.  I’ve been saving it up.A comment on a friend’s Facebook post the other day got … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving… for whining, arguments and absent husbands.

Okay… so I’m a little late. Thanksgiving and the fantastic turkey (that I did not have to cook!) passed last weekend… but it’s okay cause I’m not as late as those mixed up Americans down south who do it six weeks … Continue reading

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Small Superheros… cute but do they have to have guns?

What is with boys??? This is the art that came home from preschool with Little Dude today. This is a bomb factory. This is the same factory but now it makes lasers. How am I raising such violence?  I understand it … Continue reading

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Toxic Air: when not even my new van is safe.

Old Not-So-Reliable (also known as my laptop) is back from the computer doctor… finally.  Hence the lag in posting of late. So here I am, with a (hopefully) fixed computer, a broken car and a new-to-us van that I am … Continue reading

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