Importance

The topic of nutrition has been brewing in my mind for the past couple of weeks, and then today's one word prompt of Healthy¬†popped up. Last night I was watching the documentary Sugar Coated on Netflix. ¬†And in church this morning, part of the sermon addressed time; that which we deem important we will make … Continue reading Importance

Food Rant: The No Time Myth

Disclaimer: As Maya Angelou says, "When you know better, you do better." Before I get contrary comments, I'm coming out right now and saying that in terms of health and nutrition, there are situational exceptions. Not everyone has had the opportunity to learn these things, factors involving poverty, homelessness, etc. that I am not addressing … Continue reading Food Rant: The No Time Myth

Square Peg in a Round Hole

Some days (weeks, months) are just like that. Disjointed, out of whack, trying too hard to get my to-do list checked off, bull-in-china-shop yuckiness. Like cramming a square peg into a round hole. And when the dust of the day starts to settle, all three of us pay for it with crabby Patty attitudes, tantrums … Continue reading Square Peg in a Round Hole

Amputation Part III

Well, I did it.....I cut off the cable. This decision has been something that has been brewing for a few years. In fact, some 5 or 6 years ago, Eric and I started discussing our television viewing habits. We started small by removing the television from our bedroom. It wasn't like we felt we were … Continue reading Amputation Part III