Blog. Finally!

After years of procrastination, here alas, is a compilation of my cancer story, survival mechanisms, and recipes. Sprinkled in with gardening and other earthy things because I can’t help it.

Impact vs. Productivity

Today I woke up with anxiety over my giant to-do list and the weight of responsibility on my shoulders. This is normal for me, but this morning felt particularly heavy. So I did what I often do repeating to myself like a mantra….”You are not saving lives. It’s ok. If stuff doesn’t all get done…

death happens

Life and death are intertwined. I am reminded nearly everyday of the omnipresence of death, but the past few months have been heavy.

Arthur & The Squash

My cat likes squash, I think it’s funny! Just something silly and fun to make you smile.

on hairlessness

Losing body hair, head to toe can be a frightening, vulnerable, annoying and joyous experience. Here’s mine.

a seed waits for no one

It’s that time of year when seeds are ripening at all hours of the day for many weeks. No time to rest.