Everyone has been impacted differently from COVID-19 and is experiencing change.  Change is never easy, but it is always possible to make the best out of a difficult situation.   As an Occupational Therapy Student, my schedule has been completely altered.  When the pandemic hit, I was in the midst of completing my Level II […]

Many people in this world are stressed out or grieving. It’s not all about the same thing as coronavirus impacts each of our lives differently and disproportionately.  Some of us are grieving the loss of our roles in life, the loss of our meaningful occupations, the ease of doing things that are important to us. […]

the petals of pink flowers illuminated against a dark background (bokeh'd hill with darkness above)

My garden has been a great way to connect with others. Sharing my planning and photos of my progress on social media, or giving a friend a garden tour as we video chat on our devices both inspires me to do and share more, and I hope inspires others to do the same. This year, I happen to have a garden bed, but other years, I did similar growing but in the planters on my deck.

arch of seeds (wildflowers, basil, carrots, beets, onions, melons, cucumbers, and sweet peas) in front of a monthly calendar, with march in dark green, April in light blue, May in pink, June in light green, July in red, and August in orange.