Summer Relaxation


“Summer is the time when one sheds one’s tensions with one’s clothes, and the right kind of day is jeweled balm for the battered spirit. A few of those days and you can become drunk with the belief that all’s right with the world.” – Ada Louise Huxtable



“It was June, and the world smelled of roses. The sunshine was like powdered gold over the grassy hillside.”  – Maud Hart Lovelace

Turning leaves


“Even if something is left undone, everyone must take time to sit still and watch the leaves turn.” –   Elizabeth Lawrence

Witch Hazel Flower


I am looking at a witch hazel blooming in a garden. Bright yellow flowers in the middle of winter time. And I tell my heart ‘Be strong like the witch hazel flower and you will not be injured by this dark and troubled time.’ Oh, I take myself along to a place I know in … Read More

Hannah Dains Quote


“And how lovely it is to know that life had never been anything more than the collection of things you do while living it.“ Hannah Dains

Autumn’s Arrival


“Autumn seemed to arrive suddenly that year. The morning of the first September was crisp and golden as an apple.” – J.K. Rowling

Summer to Fall


“To say it was a beautiful day would not begin to explain it. It was that day when the end of summer intersects perfectly with the start of fall. “ – Ann Patchett

“Summer Days” by Zoe E McCabe


The sun, it fades in the moonlight. The stars, they fade in the daylight. The cold breezes are strong in winter and spring, And the warm, sunny days are what summer brings. The ice cream van’s song plays a tune as the children play on the sand, The joy on their little faces as their … Read More

We need your help!


Did you know that Naturopathic Doctors, make an average of 40% LESS than MDs (though we go through the same and often additional schooling) when we bill insurance for the same visit? We need your help right now to change this! Oregon Senate Bill 734 is currently in the Ways and Means human services sub-committee. … Read More

Do You Know How Your Doctors Get Paid?


It’s okay if you don’t, most people are there with you. However, as this article states, “What if I told you most doctors don’t know how much they’re paid to see a patient either?”  This is all based on insurance. Click on the link below to learn about how insurance billing works in doctor’s offices: … Read More