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Ripe Summertime

 Hi there I hope your summer is going well! It has been a challenging few weeks since I was last in touch. Violence in the news has been heartbreaking and politics have been frightening. Uggh. Discussing these issues with my 10 and 14 year old daughters is also very taxing. Trying…

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Peonies

Hope all is well with you and yours. I can hardly stand the beauty of the Peonies blooming everywhere right now! They are so lush. The fragrance is so amazing and it’s another one that can’t be bottled so-live it up and stick your face in those blossoms while they…

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Planting Seeds

Seeds! I planted seeds. I was going to coddle them in seed trays, but I waited too long so I just planted them in the garden and will try to tend to them out there. There is so much hope and potential in seeds. It really is amazing that out…

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Falling for Iris

Hi there! I hope June finds you well. Flowers are blooming like crazy this month and I am really enjoying capturing them on instagram. Come check it out! https://www.instagram.com/crowladyhealing/ I’m not a big fan of these frilly Iris, but Rob’s co-worker gave them to us last year and I begrudgingly…

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Returning Birds

I promised an update when and if my favorite House Wren reappeared. It’s been so many weeks and I’ve heard them singing, but not as much as usual.  The last two years they have been on our back deck, but that bird house fell apart and I didn’t put it…

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Healing in Nature

A few weeks ago I taught a class on Stress Relief for Nurse’s week at the hospital where I work. It was so interesting doing research on stress management and seeing what really works. One of the most powerful and simple ways to reduce stress is to go out in…

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I was duped!

Well, I bought some really terrible essential oils this week and I wanted to keep you from doing the same! I have only ever purchased oils from the companies I recommend to you at the bottom of my newsletters. I was given those marvelous names during my Clinical Aromatherapy training…

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