Diva Musing: Extroverts…again…

I use to be such an extrovert. With wisdom came some knowing to dial it down a bit. However, as any wild child knows you can only dial it down so far. LOL! This whole Quarantine has been just fine for me. However in the realm of new realizations it has given me I've become …

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Diva Musing: Influencing Others…

Every time you influence another person to do a better job, you benefit that person and you increase your own value. Napoleon Hill Someone once said that no one can really motivate anyone else; all we can do is motivate ourselves and hope it catches on. You will probably never know how much you influence …

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Diva Musing: Shade Fruits and Veggies…

It is that time of year when i once again try to grow a green thumb. I was searching for tip for my own yard and thought i'd share. NAMASTE, THE QUEEN CRONISTA FRUITS, HERBS, AND VEGETABLES THAT GROW IN SHADE My whole yard is in shade. I was researching plants I can grow. I …

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Diva Musing: Psychological Reason for Our Pandemic Brain Fog…

If, like the crones you find yourself trying to make the best of this pandemic glitch in the force, we thought we'd post some good articles we've found that are good food for thought and to let you know you are not alone out there. Namaste, The Queen Cronista... 'Allostatic Load' is the Psychological Reason …

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Diva Musing: Chemical Packaging…

We found this cruising the net.... I'm sure most of you know... this but reminders never hurt.... Namaste, The Queen Cronista Chemicals in packaging… Chemicals commonly used in everyday products – from pizza boxes to nonstick pans – are found to have characteristics similar to known carcinogenic chemicals. Since the 1950s, thousands of different per- …

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Diva Musing:Red Flags of Mood Disorders…

Red Flags of Mood Disorders In this global pandemic we may all feel off center and afraid. However, here are some red flags you may want to consider to keep you fighting fit... The national Institute of health is constantly publishing articles updating us on the fact that depressive disorders are growing. We will post …

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Diva Musing: Thoughts on Anti- Inflammatory Foods…

Inflammation is at the root of many chronic diseases, but you can fight it with food. Arm yourself with knowledge, and then use these delicious, disease-fighting recipes from my cookbook, Meals that Heal. By Carolyn Williams, PhD, RD Top 8 Anti-Inflammatory Foods to Eat Leafy greens (romaine, arugula, spinach, kale) Extra-virgin olive oil Berries Cruciferous …

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Diva Musing: Home Schooling…

Home Schooling Some of you may have been unprepared to tackle the current social distancing phase. We wanted to offer some sound advice from others to help along the way. People new to the idea and concept of homeschooling often have a thousand of questions to raise. Here is some helpful information to guide you …

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Diva Musing: 2020 Retrograde…

2020 MERCURY RETROGRADE  People laugh at me when I talk about the “crape'diem” or Mercury Retrograde or as military personnel call it Retrograde Mercury. Ask a WWI Pilot what they think of it ...You'll be surprised. I've talked about it before. Here was a good article I found as a reminder. Namaste, The Queen Cronista…. …

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Diva Musing:Lemon Hacks….

More Helpful Hacks I'm into hacks this month as I begin spring cleaning. Namaste, The Queen Cronista... LEMON HACKS 1. Make fluffier rice that won't stick Add a squeeze of lemon juice to the water and rice as it cooks for fluffier rice that won't stick. 2. Make lemons juicier Here's an easy way to make juicing …

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