my little secret…

Twelve years ago I was diagnosed with Bipolar 1 Disorder. I am genetically predisposed and for anyone that has met my family this isn’t a shocker. It appears to be prevalent on both sides of my family tree but most easily recognizable on my mother’s side. She would die a thousand deaths if she knew I was…

what’s in a name?

Last year, in April, we bought the Baby Mountain Retreat from a wonderful guy, Peter D. It had been his dream and yet in his heart he knew it was time to move on. I also had a dream and it was happening quite quickly, manifesting at a whirlwind rate that made everything feel effortless. I…

Haldi ki Sabzi…

I am currently living in Mumbai, India (spouse’s job) and this has been a blessing and a curse. A blessing because it has given us the chance to plan and prepare for retirement (the Retreat in Bulgaria), we get to travel the world (something that, as a child, I had always dreamed of doing) and I get to meet interesting…

Update On BMB Retreat

Work on the retreat is going well even with winter cold and snow. We, luckily, were able to get the concrete poured and cured before the snow hit, and the weather hasn’t stopped the framing and roof work from being done on the barn. Roof pictures on the way.  

A New Year…

but not so new me and that’s okay. I like me and I wasn’t looking to totally revamp the person I am now. I just forgot to live life in a balanced manner. I have spent the last three years of my life floating between several countries (India, Bulgaria and America), family obligations, and trying…