chronic illness

The last of the good soaps

While cleaning out a closet, we found the last two treasured soaps from a local maker who shuttered her business during the pandemic. They’re lemongrass soaps from Cetonia of Sonoma […]

Seeds sprouting

Tons of tiny sprouts have appeared in the wee pots where we planted this season’s seeds recently. It’s mostly the zinnias at this point, but we’re enjoying watching them grow. […]

Dancing girls for Mama

Today’s #OneGoodThing with Mama is planting flowers she loves in a hanging basket right outside her bedroom window. They’re fuchsia, which she called Dancing Girls as a child because she could tear out […]