s LE Woman – A lifestyle blog. Mainly for Women. Partly for Men.

Healing Autoimmune Disorders

Hey there. Sorry, my last LIVE video on FB did not have great quality, and my phone battery died before getting to the Q&A portion regarding PMDD and Endometriosis. I’ll pick up where I left off, somehow or other. But, I gotta tell ya, so much is changing with my health and my lifestyle, that I don’t know where to …

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Banana ~ Good News and Bad News

Have you ever started crying while running on a treadmill? That happened to me, yesterday, at the gym. My breathing intensified, and I asked myself if that gave me permission to end my workout early. I did. I needed to return home. And, write this post. Good news: Several weeks ago, the Division of Child Protection & Custody (Formerly, DYFYS) adjusted the goal …

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My Journey to Blonde

I’ve always had an extraordinary interest in trying new things with my hair. Not only because I get bored easily. But, it’s another excuse to express creativity. I love doing anything that can express personal creativity. (Although my preference is typically a conservative outcome. Thus why I’ve never tried blue hair.) Anyway… Last winter, I got 7 inches cut from my brunette locks. …

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Minestrone Soup ~ Rachel Maria’s Version

Baby, it’s cold outside. Ready for something hot? And, nutritious? And, delicious? All right, then. Let’s do this!! Minestrone Soup Ingredients 5 T Olive oil 4 Garlic cloves, chopped 2 White onions, chopped 5 Carrots, sliced 2 Cups chopped celery 1 32 oz. box of vegetable broth 1 29oz can tomato sauce 1 28oz can diced tomatoes 2 Zucchinis, quartered …

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De-Stress this Holiday Season

Well the holiday season is officially upon us. How are you holding up? Are you feeling the peace and joy and good tidings we sing about? Or, are you one cookie batch away from a Merry Meltdown? It’s ok. I’ve been there. I learned some things the hard way. Now, I’d like to share some tips that can help eliminate …

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Christmas Gift Ideas ~ My Favorite Things

Happy Holidays! It’s that time of year that flies by the fastest. Please do me a favor and remember two things. ONE – Jesus is the reason for the season! TWO – If you can shop online, by all means DO IT! I’m not sure if you watched my LIVE Video on My Favorite Things, but in case you missed …

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It’s Not Your Fault ~ A Letter to Honey Bear

Dear Honey Bear, It’s been a few weeks since you left us. Not a day goes by that I don’t think of you. Thanksgiving has come and gone. I was thankful for so much. But, I also felt sad. I don’t know where you spent your holiday. I don’t know if your new placement suits you better. I can only hope. …

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LE Woman LIVE

I am so happy to announce my next Facebook LIVE Video Series. Beginning next week! This time, it’s going to be all LE Woman content. As many of you know, I’ve spent the past few months on hiatus. Adjusting to our newest foster family member. Then, after two hard-working months, dealing with the reality (and an even harder transition) of the child leaving …

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An Unexpected Turn

A few weeks ago, I made an announcement that I’d be doing another LIVE Video series. I was excited to share my personal ideas and inspiration in conjunction to LE Woman topics. Within days of making that video, life has taken an unexpected turn. We lost our newest member to our foster family. Honey Bear. Words cannot express what I am …

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Bang Bang Shrimp

One of my favorite restaurants is the Bone Fish Grill. I love the quality, freshness, and taste of the food. I love the seafood, steak and burgers, $8 martinis, appetizers, and desserts! I love the service. And, the prices are great! Of course, everyone who has been to Bone Fish, loves their Bang Bang Shrimp. The combination of fresh shrimp, with …

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