Being Mom

Gf pumpkin muffins

Gf Pumpkin Muffins: Monday Munchies and Meals

I love to cook, the fall, and Gf pumpkin muffins!  I don’t always follow the directions, I use what I have, I avoid trigger ingredients and I go from there.  It has become part of my family’s lives.  My children love to measure, get out ingredients, mix, taste, and see the results of their hard…

Should Every one Get a Trophy? Participation medal

Should Everyone Get a Medal: Participation Trophies

Should everyone get a medal? Growing up, I was involved in a lot of athletics and competitive events.  I have a box full of trophies, medals, and certificates showing my success.  As my children begin their own adventures into the sports world, their generation’s parents have created a push for participation trophies.   While receiving a…

Being a Teacher and a Mom

Mom Teacher: Benefits of Being a Teacher and Mom

Is being a teacher and a mom a benefit or a drawback to teaching? I’ve seen it both ways and they both have benefits and drawbacks. After many years of staying home with my children, I returned back to teaching.  While returning to teaching, the question, “Is having children a benefit or drawback to teaching?”…

Childhood Friends, Birthday Wish and Starting School

Childhood Friends Birthday Wish and Starting School

Starting school, making friends and my hopes for my children’s future. A new school year a new outlook

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EnviroKlenz: Air Purifier for Allergies

I was given the HVAC air cartridge by EnviroKlenz as part of a product review through the Chronic Illness Bloggers network. Although the product was a gift, all opinions in this review remain my own. I am not influenced by the company. As a follow-up to Migraine and Allergies I have changed a few things…

allergy and headache

Are Allergies and Headaches Triggering Your Migraine Attacks?

Allergies and headaches go hand in hand with me. Several years ago, I had sinus surgery.  I get a lot of headaches from allergies. I have suffered from sinus issues and infections my whole life (just like migraine).  After many sinus infections, this year I decided to look for more answers on why I’m still…

Disney World. My migraine

    There is no way I expected to make it three days without getting a migraine.  My day at Magic Kingdom had been perfect and low pain which meant for sure I was getting one the next day.  Sure enough, I woke up sick.  I immediately took my rescue meds, drank water and rolled…

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Disney World. The bad

Every good side has a bad side. I was happily surprised that I saw little bad while I visited Disney World.  The bad thing that I did see was ungrateful people. My experience with meditation didn’t go well but something I find easy and beneficial to do every day is to show gratitude.  It comes easily…

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Disney World. The Good, the Bad, and the Migraine. Starting with the Good

  I went to Disney World for 3 days and I could probably write a book on it.  Instead, I’m going to focus on three things. The good, the bad, and my migraine.  So let’s begin with the good…… Where to begin. Disney World is called the happiest place on earth for a reason.  If…

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Lessons and life with Migraine and Disney

With seeing the new Beauty and the Beast and planning a trip to Disney World this year, I have been reminded of a lot of lessons learned through Disney. Today I reminisced to the very beginning of my blogging adventures.  I wrote a post about Aladdin that was short and sweet but meaningful to many…

Weighted Blanket

Allay Lamp- Green Light Therapy

Axon Optics- Light sensitivity glasses

Headache Hat- Ice Hat

Organic Aromas

Himilayan Salt Lamp

Heat Wrap

Migraine Magick

Theraspecs

Med Manager

Huggaroo

Avulux

Norb Light Bulb

Kold Tec

Be Naturals Organics

Bed of Nails