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.
I sat in the white Audi TT, the black leather sport seat curved at the sides and dug into my hips. The engine sounded like a growl as my husband and I just sat in silence outside the old building we were about to go into. I turned to look at Ross, new lines had … Continue reading Good Grief; Six Months.
I lost my voice. Not literally, speaking. I mean, my words. My written words. I was feeling my way through the grief process after losing Dad and then out of nowhere I fell into a dark well. There was no ladder to climb out of either, I just felt trapped and helpless. But lacked motivation … Continue reading Unimaginable Sorrow
I was deliberating whether to share this or not, but sometimes something is so bad it’s too good not to share. So here we go... I was in a spontaneous mood this afternoon, Fridays are full of possibilities with an upcoming weekend and some lovely sunshine amid the showers! So, naturally, I decided to pop … Continue reading Laura’s Not-So-Beautiful Hedgehog Cake
Grounding: Day Twenty Three Today the sun has been shining, the air is almost warm and my mind was buzzing with ideas. Grounding today was inspiring and I felt an energy boost being outside and grounding with the Earth. It feels like the grass, the trees, the flowers - even the soil, have all woken … Continue reading Grounding: Day Twenty Three
After - unsuccessfully - attempting to ground in the snow a couple of days ago, (see exhibit A) I came to the sensible decision to postpone my daily grounding until it melted. There is being crazy determined and just plain silly. So that’s why this is super late! Aaaand we are back on track! You … Continue reading Grounding: Day Twenty Two
If you have lost someone and your body and soul is hurting with grief, let me gently take your hand, sit you down on my comfy leather couch, pass a warm mug of hot chocolate, and together we will get through the pain. This blog is about the beauty of life. The world … Continue reading Life. Is. Beautiful.