Walking in Shadow Valley

Nightlight on. Telephone by bed. Medications given. Blankets tucked in carefully. Standing in the darkened bedroom doorway, a saddened adult suddenly realizes he or she has just switched roles with an elderly parent. The... read more

How to Use Essential Oils

Smell is a potent wizard that transports us across thousands of miles and all the years we have lived. The odors of fruits waft me to my southern home; to my childhood frolics in the peach orchard. Other odors,... read more