A retreat with Butternut Squash Soup

I haven’t been writing lately.  I am not sure why.  My last post  in June was about a retreat I attended at Hollyhock.  Here I am in November, and I find myself in another retreat.  This one is different.  As I mentioned in June, according to Wikipedia, a retreat is defined as the act of pulling […]

What does self-care mean to you?

When I first heard the term “self-care”, I wondered what it really meant. Was it the opposite of others-don’t-care? Or maybe self-careless?  I recently attended a workshop with scheduled “self-care” breaks.  I wondered what people would be doing—I envisioned people giving themselves a massage, brushing their teeth or hair, trimming their nails, or rolling out […]