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Joined 6 years ago from Ontario, Canada




Hestia is the Greek goddess of Hearth and Home.

I believe all women are goddesses! 

I am a woman, daughter, friend, sister, wife, mother and pet owner (all in that order)! 

I am also an adventurer, writer, artist, home-maker, teacher, gardener, world-traveler and cancer survivor. 

I hope my articles will be useful, pertinent and entertaining for you.

Keep the home fires burning...


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  • Surviving thyroid cancer

    Surviving thyroid cancer

    6 years ago

    In 1999 I was a teacher and young mother with a 2 yr old daughter and a 4 yr old son at home. Routinely, in the spring, my voice would give out and I would come down with laryngitis. I always put it down to a hazard of...

  • How to remove algae from Lucky Bamboo stones

    How to remove algae from Lucky Bamboo stones

    6 years ago

    The Lucky Bamboo plant, or as it is less commonly known, Dracaena sanderiana, is a lovely addition to any home. This plant enjoys indirect light and once it has found its perfect comfort spot in your home it will reward...