“There’s no crying in baseball”

“There’s no crying in baseball”

By Maria Koropecky, Homespunspa owner How often do you cry? I cried today already. My brother’s family came home for a brief visit from Dubai. They’ve been here for 11 days. I have a niece (2) and a nephew (4) and this morning they packed up and went away for a couple of days. I …

Catching Some Z’s in Days of Yore, NY Times article

Catching Some Z’s in Days of Yore, NY Times article

It looks like I’m not the only one out there who has a fascination with sleep. I blame Shakespeare. I think that’s where it all started for me. Check out this New York Times article and learn about 17th century theories, including using poppies and lettuce and how to position your body when you’re sleeping. …

International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day

Today is the day I’m going to publish my first blog post. And it also happens to be International Women’s Day. I didn’t know there was such a date as International Women’s Day until a few weeks ago when I was invited to a brunch to celebrate the occasion by one of my Jazzercise instructors …