An UnBEARable Blustery Day

When we do emerge from our wintry dens, the conversation seems to lean towards books and food. In honor of my fellow winter introverts and childhood pal Pooh, I decided to share some of my scrumptious soup recipes, because as all Winnie’s forest friends know “…everything is always friendlier with two.”

One Nightstand: Revisited

With the new addition of, Bookshelf, to the Be Well menu, I thought it would be apropos to revisit the blog that inspired me. As books and napping are major contenders for my ultimate happy place, the bedroom is the perfect spot to cultivate my happiness and feather my nest with pillows and pages. I…

Bubble, Bubble. Toils and Troubles.

With Halloween over, it’s time for me to store my inner witch’s broom back in the cupboard. I can’t help but recall the magic and mystery surrounding this holiday in my youth. The weeks of thought and creativity put into my costume and the urban legends about that one house in every neighborhood that gave…

Mind Blowing

I must have been a dog in a past life. There are days I am so restless, either mentally or physically. No amount of lavender oil or deep breathing calms the little witch brewing inside me…except a long walk to nowhere. If you never owned or walked a dog, let me explain. When a dog…

Building Your Nest

My friend, Alyce Ann, educated me on the importance of nest building during my freshman year of college. One day, I walked into her dorm room and it appeared she was waging a one-person war against her bed. There were pillows of all different sizes and shapes, an enormous comforter, along with well-worn blankets and…