The first time I heard about Grounding, was on the “Bringing Home the Browns” Facebook page. One of the comments said to try using a “grounding blanket” to miraculously heal any ailment. This was a really strong statement; so naturally, I took to Google and did a little research. Initially, I found a website that … Continue reading I’m going to stand bare foot in my garden for 2 minutes every day for 30 days…
Do you ever have those days where you wake up and listen to a song that totally inspires you to get up and start the day off running? (Not literally) I listened to Lady Gaga’s “Just Another Day” on repeat and so far I have: Done a work out using weights Pretended I was in … Continue reading Just Another Day
I have always tried to hide my teeth in pictures because I was so ashamed of my crooked smile. When I was a teenager I had braces but as my wisdom teeth came in, my front teeth- particularly the bottom ones- all bunched together and all that pain and hard work was undone within a … Continue reading Straightening things out…starting with my teeth!
Here’s the low-down on what’s been going on in Laura-Town: ~ I finally accepted that I have Aspergers. ~ I started Homeschooling my three kids. ~ I was diagnosed with Hashimoto’s disease ~ I embarked on a strict gluten-free diet to lower the level of antibodies that are attacking my thyroid ~ I got my … Continue reading My old life died. This is my new life.
Ok, so I don’t know about you guys, but in my culture the word “pride” has some negative connotations. I’ve been taught in my religion to be meek, humble - some would say pious - and that pride is an emotion to avoid. But is it? As a woman, there have been a number of … Continue reading Whatever you do today, do it with PRIDE
There’s nothing more comforting than a big plate of homemade lasagne. This is a dish that I’ve been perfecting for over a decade and it’s Ross’ favourite. It tastes rich so smaller portions served with lots of veggies and garlic bread make it a perfect meal to serve a large family. I don’t make everything … Continue reading Laura’s Very Tasty Lasagne
Last night I dreamt I was camping with my family. My whole family. As in, my dad was there too. We were in a group talking when I suddenly seemed to become more aware and turned to my left and said “Dad! You’re not supposed to be here! You died!” And he smiled, placed his … Continue reading Grounding: Day Twenty Nine
I tried this recipe from Gousto yesterday with some skepticism. One; I had never tried Bulgar wheat before and two, I wasn’t sure I could make a schnitzel. However; the easy step by step directions on the recipe card made it a lot less daunting and I managed to come up with this: It wasn’t … Continue reading Chicken Schnitzel, Sweetcorn Bulgar and Chilli Mayo.