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Writer/Editor, Artist/Maker, Family Caregiver, Perpetually Positive Spoonie, chai and mint chocolate lover with two sweet, wee rescue dogs

Meet Benny!

Today was a very exciting day for the Nosy Parker family as we added another member! After steadily searching for a sibling for Paisley, we found the sweetest little guy […]

Why I garden

Besides the purpose of growing food and herbs, I garden for my mental health. But mostly I garden for Mama. Early in my caregiving role, a friend told me about […]

Truism on a towel

This beautiful turquoise kitchen towel arrived in the mail from Mama’s childhood friend. The color and saying both fit perfectly in our home! We love it! Today’s #OneGoodThing with Mama […]

Talking it out

Today’s #OneGoodThing with Mama was an honest talk about mental health. What was your #OneGoodThing today? Please share in the comments! And remember, kindness is everything! Day 214 of 365. […]

Homegrown bouquet

Today’s #OneGoodThing with Mama was how vibrant and beautiful she looks in this photo with a bouquet of our homegrown zinnias! What was your #OneGoodThing today? Please share in the […]