Category Archives: Scottish Highlanders

Herbal Remedies in Your Kitchen and Backyard.

I’ve been watching Outlander religiously and so I have herbal remedies on my brain. I keep wondering– If I were sent back in time, and I had to practice primitive medicine as a healer (I am a registered nurse) — … Continue reading

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What’s beneath that kilt?

Oh Jamie Fraser. I love you so. You epitomize the romance hero. (Don’t tell Oscar.) The truth is, in my mind Jamie is Gerard Butler, the way he was back in the day, when he was Jamie’s age – mid-twenties. … Continue reading

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Julia gets personal.

April is a big month. It’s my favorite month, mostly because April, from my perspective, is spring. Birdsong, wildflowers, hunting morels, baby bunnies… Back in Iowa April meant plowing and planting. When that rich black dirt in the Midwest, particularly … Continue reading

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Time on my hands…

So I’m reading and working. Still in bed. The knee is okay. (It’s on ice.) Oscar is taking amazing care of me. Jake’s going a little nuts but like I keep asking, when is Jake not nuts? Plus we’re getting … Continue reading

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But I don’t wanna!

I don’t wanna use this blog to teach you the craft of writing. I don’t wanna use this blog as a platform to promote self-publishing. Except to say what works for me may or may not work for you. Frankly … Continue reading

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