If you live in the Connecticut River Valley, you know that it is an area rich in agriculture. During this harvest season, I’m feeling particularly grateful for the abundance of small farms that sell their produce at local farmers’ markets. No doubt you have one near you? I love to frequent farmers’ markets, and here’s… Continue reading Farmers’ Markets
Today, September 22, 2017, is marked at least in part by the autumnal equinox. At least that is so here in the northeast. Do you know what the term equinox refers to? To make sure I knew, I looked it up. According to Wikipedia, an equinox is the moment during which the plane of the… Continue reading Equinox
Nature is much on my mind these days. Actually, always. But right now especially, because where I live winter is trying to give way to springtime, and that always stirs me. Eager for sunshine and color, I love watching the first snowdrop flowers open their droopy, white bells; silvery and reddish buds begin to… Continue reading Boost Your Health With Nature
If you’re reading this, you’re likely someone for whom good sleep is not a reliable bed partner. Are you feeling discouraged about the way you’re sleeping is affecting your sense of wellbeing? If yes, I relate. Sometimes it feels as though there’s a conspiracy of obstacles to a good night’s rest, and no matter what… Continue reading Tips for Improving Sleep
Sleep deficiency, particularly for those of us for whom sleep tends to be elusive, slipping out into the night like a cat in search of a mouse, can be a tricky truth to acknowledge. Often we get by with whatever snatches of sound slumber sneak into our vigils of wakefulness. We get used to functioning… Continue reading Sleep Matters!