YouTube commenters can be cruel. The videos are good memories and YouTube is an easy access place to store them.
There is a song called "Where have all the flowers gone" by Peter, Paul and Mary. This is my version for how I feel today. It describes a sign of the times that hasn't really served society and humans well. Lots of dominos have crashed in hurtful ways because of how we treat the first… Continue reading Where have all the mothers gone!
So this meme was on Soul Seekers Facebook page. Rebekah is a friend and her page often has uplifting or soul searching post. I sent it to a friend who recently has had vertigo pretty bad for about a week. We did some work together to relieve her lingering symptoms and it seemed to work. This meme resonated… Continue reading Get out of our own way.
Community Gardening Comes Alive on St. John Posted March 19, 2017 by Catherine Turner Last year I wrote an article about the unavailability of fresh produce in the Virgin Islands. The story went viral with over 17,000 people reading the blog and 2,500 sharing it on social media. Although my readership was greatly increased, which was a positive… Continue reading Gardening in the VI
Halloween custom (for next year-too cute to loose) I can't believe I got this from Germain Toyota. Kudos to them, sorry the link no longer works. Pick a Pun In a pinch, embrace your punny side and use it to create a costume that requires little to no energy. Here are a few examples to get… Continue reading Idea for Halloween
Nature is my teacher. I have strong instincts that are backed by nature, not medical personnel or books. Yet every time I turn around these days all I hear are, "This doctor says do this" or "This book says do that". Time and time again I hear the wrong advice. I am certain there is… Continue reading How to draw the line between passion and pest?
I was cleaning out things in my life that no longer serve me when I saw this aged paper written in pencil. The year I wrote it was 2002. I absolutely think it still serves me. Read it and tell me what you think. Now write your "I like me" post. The things I like… Continue reading I Like Me
I wrote this handout back in 1998 for an herbal class I taught. It was important to me then and still is today. I feel every parent should have certain things on hand before they need them. I also feel there are less side effects from nature tonics than Pharmaceuticals so I always start with… Continue reading Herbal first aid kit
We lived without running water, no heated water, no indoor bathroom and a fold up table in our shack. No one suffered.
Artist and photographers, profesional and amateur alike, enjoyed capturing these adorable faces. Every time we went to the beach or went to town, tourist would ask if they could take their pictures. Kimberly Boulon returned to art with a portrait in charcoal of both the kids. She entered it in an art show which proceeded to… Continue reading Captured smiles.