Detox Chronicles: Lessons Learned

I think this is week 5 of my detox. No sugar. No yeast. No dairy. I’ve lost about 10 lbs. and haven’t had any recurring symptoms. My nutritionist added a no-yeast bread that I can now eat, but I haven’t gotten around to making it. Ben made me some pizza last week that was incredible. […]


My fear of running out

You would think I would have saved a million dollars by now.  Because I have this noticeable fear of running out. When I go grab something from the refrigerator, I often hesitate because I think, I should save that for…. Then a week goes by and I see it that something wilting, browning, even molding. […]


This is my baby girl, Maxine. She is a master girlyfyer. Girlyfy: To make girly. Here’s a recent picture at her birthday party. Notice the Thomas book in her pink stroller. This is her purse. Check out what’s inside. That’s my girl, Maxine. She can rumble and tumble with the boys (her brother and cousins) but is […]

Detox Chronicles – Week 3

I don’t feel like doing a video about last week. More of the same… continued being good at eliminating, not so good at replacing, or water or exercise.  But I’m hanging in there! I had to reschedule my appointment because we had one car and 1000 errands to run in 100 difference directions on Thursday. […]

I want to be like my kids

If my kids wake up in the middle of the night, they cry out “Mommy!” If they are happy, they scream “Mommy!” If they’re scared, they run to Mommy. If they whine, they whine, “Mommy, Mommy, Mommy, Mommy, Mommy!” In the morning, their first words are, “Hi, Mommy!” When they get hurt, they weep, “Mommmmmmmeeeeee!” […]

Detox Chronicles – Week 1

I’ve had some health issues for about 6 weeks and decided to go to a nutritionist for a healthy solution and for accountability. Here’s the summary of my first week on the Candida Diet. The nutritionist I refer to in the video is Rhonda McKinney of Healthy Solutions. Have you ever made drastic, lasting changes […]