You know that phrase, "He/She is a pain in the neck." It's amazing how debilitating a neck pain can be.     This week my neck was so tired that I felt like it could hardly hold up my head.  It sounded like I had gravel in my neck when I turned it and it was painful, too. So I called the chiropractic office to see if I could get an appointment.  Fortunately, I could get in that same day. That afternoon, the doctor massaged my neck before manipulating it. After he finished the adjustment, he suggested that I think about those muscles in my neck that he just worked on and … [Read more...]

  The concept of REST and TRUST and WAITING are counter-cultural to our nonstop lives where HUSTLE is king. How would your life look different if you defied common convention?     Nearly a month ago I had an appointment with my homeopath where my current state of health was the topic of conversation.  I'm grateful that she is a spirit-filled believer and so when she speaks, I listen.  She said something that set me back in my seat. "Diane, you need to rest or you will miss something big God has planned for you." Those words slapped me in the face.  Hard.  I don't want to miss out on God's … [Read more...]

Sleep.  Is your pillow calling your name? Do you get enough sleep each night?  Be honest.  What time does your head actually hit the pillow? Confession time. Recently, it was nearly 2 AM when I went to bed.  Yes.  {Head hanging}  That's right. Since this is an issue for me, I thought maybe there might be one or two other people who also struggle with getting to bed on time and getting a full night's sleep. Seriously I should know better.  I have struggled with Adrenal Fatigue or Low Adrenal Function on several occasions.  My problem is that once I'm feeling better, I start to abuse my body again. … [Read more...]