Descendants Deserves a Second Look


I received a copy of the film in order to facilitate my review. All opinions are my own.  When Disney premiered their newest film, Descendants, on TV a few weeks ago, we sat down as a family to watch it. The first opening number was catchy, but Hayla quickly lost interest and it’s really hard…

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Balsamic and Chive Cucumber Salad


There’s nothing better than living near family who have amazing green thumbs. My elevated garden box is a rocking vessel for my herbs and a few cherry tomato plants, but until I add on to it, I just don’t have the space in it to grow the massive amounts of veggies I’d like. Every summer,…

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The Right of Normal (Pour Your Heart Out)


This weekend marked the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, or ADA. I jested that I would be celebrating by working all weekend, which is frankly, the typical response from ANYONE working ANY holiday. But that’s exactly how I should be celebrating. Because of ADA, I am a woman who has physical disabilities, not…

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