I'm a subscriber to the "local honey to treat seasonal allergies" school of thought. I know, there are many who think it's hooey and that's fine. In my personal experience, it's helped. Be it placebo or valid, I DON'T CARE! It works for ME.
Since moving from Indiana to Nashville, I don't know where to FIND local honey and I still don't know my way around very well because I don't get a chance to GO ANYWHERE! I would LOVE to visit a farmers market and there are plenty, but this whole "no car" thing prevents me from doing MANY things that I would LOVE to do, like volunteering with the flood clean-up.
Son, Doodle, is a Cub Scout and should be out there doing community service as that is what scouts do! And as a Den Leader, I should be helping him and those in our pack to serve the community they live in. Opportunity abounds right now to make a difference in the life of another.
An acquaintance of mine likes to spout quotes about charity and good will, but I have yet to see said person actually PERFORM any such acts. I try really hard not to judge others, I really do. But I sit here frustrated because I can't do more and those who CAN do, are only talking about it!
All I want to do is be able to meet and be a part of the community I now call home. Aside from a few scouts parents and a couple of neighbors, I still don't know anyone here. If I had a car, I could get out and become a part of it. I do use the bus, but the route is too limited to be effective.
One from the Vault
- A Journey Home
- Allow me a moment to vent...
- A Fool's Quest
- Oh, for the love of honey!!!
- Follow Me Back Tuesday
- How to get an 8yo boy to tolerate Fairies...
- The trouble with cute boys
- The Art of PowerPrep...FAIL!
- The good, the bad, and the UUUUGGGGGGLLLLYYYYY!!!!...
- Midnight Margaritas!
- My Spirited Child
- The Mythical Inner Cleaning Ninja
- ▼ May (13)