I believe this is a first for me, publishing a recipe. And it’s not even a hard recipe or a clever one (that recipe is coming later 😉 but I’m trying to mix things up a bit, especially since I’ve committed to three blog posts per week. The first post of the week is due… Continue reading An Anti-Inflammatory, Anti-Oxidant Breakfast Smoothie
Two years ago, I stumbled upon a video by Dr. Greger with the intriguing title A Harmless Artificial Sweetener. I watched it immediately because I know how bad artificial sweeteners are but I’m such a sweetaholic that I need something to put in my coffee, tea, and oatmeal every morning or else I’ll go bonkers. If… Continue reading Erythritol is the Most Amazing Sugar Substitute
I remember a time in my youth when I complained to my mom that I was hungry and needed a snack. Did she pull out a satisfying sleeve of graham crackers? How about a salty/sweet peanutty Snickers bar? Or heck even a cheese stick or two? No. No. And no. She told me to go… Continue reading War of the Radishes
Thinking there was never going to be a zero calorie sweetener that wouldn’t slowly kill me, I gave up hope of ever finding something acceptable to put into my coffee. After discovering just how bad aspartame is and having a reaction to Splenda that resulted in not one, but two trips to Urgent Care, I… Continue reading Life is Z Sweet(est)!!
Tomorrow is my birthday, and because I want a lot more birthdays in order to see my grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and would love to see what replaces the iPad, I have decided to go vegan for a year. The Great Vegan Experiment starts on Saturday, the day after my birthday, because I’ll be honest with you,… Continue reading Vegan Again
I love my CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) so much that I need to tell you all about it. I realize it’s not open to everyone in the US, but as long as you’re located in California, there is a chance that Farm Fresh to You is available in your area. You can check here to… Continue reading Community Supported Agriculture Version 2.0
Yeah, I’m a week behind in my #5Things4Me challenge. Why? Because I have such a hard time doing things for myself, and it’s not as if I don’t want to, it’s just that I get tired, busy, or stretched way too thin so the things that I’ve set aside for me get pushed off the… Continue reading #5Things4 Me — September 23, 2013