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Recipe: Buttery Spring Vegetables

Recipe: Buttery Spring Vegetables

The other night I was watching PBS and stumbled on this delicious recipe adapted from Cook's Illustrated. The show was P. Allen Smith's Garden to Table show. And, in his region, he was pulling these veggies straight from the garden! We're not quite there yet, but will...

Equinox = Detox

Equinox = Detox

Hello, spring!  Well, we are almost there. As we prepare for the equinox, it is a great time to get ready to detox.  Make it a big or small detox, it doesn't matter.  The change in seasons is a great time to enact change with one's health!Why focus on a...

The Month of Love

The Month of Love

This is the month of love. In my opinion love is the greatest and least understood of all emotions. Most of us have an erroneous concept of true love. In my generation music provided a romantic concept that was mostly unattainable.  As we see major shifts in...

Restoring Winter Foods & Beet Salad

Restoring Winter Foods & Beet Salad

Let's talk about the best winter foods. Take the bounty of autumn and mix it with a little ingenuity and that will give you the best winter foods. These foods have been naturally designed to hold up throughout the cooler winter months. They are nourishing and rich....

Colonics Q & A

Colonics Q & A

I've been helping people with their health through nutritional advice and colon hydrotherapy for over 30 years, I figured it was time to do a little Q & A about what colonics are really like and how they can help YOU with your health journey. I sat down with a...

Weight Loss Smoothie

Weight Loss Smoothie

By Yummy Mummy Kitchen Yield: 1 large smoothie INGREDIENTS  1/3 cup coconut water juice of 1/2 small lemon 2 cups spinach or kale 1/4 peeled avocado 1 peach, pitted (or 1 cup frozen peaches) 1/4" slice fresh peeled ginger 1...

Let’s Talk about Weight Loss

Let’s Talk about Weight Loss

I'm sure many of you have set some goals or intentions for the year ahead. And, health can be a key part of many people's intentions this time of year.  When we talk about health, an easy metric to follow is one's weight. Though, to me, this is not a very...

Thoughts on Wintering

Thoughts on Wintering

I'm sure most of you are ready to see this year come to an end! If you have survived without falling apart, give yourself credit.This has been a year to put into place tools to survive stress on a level most of us have never experienced. Our lives and health have been...

Cashew Egg Nog

Cashew Egg Nog

Looking for that festive treat, but not wanting all the bad stuff! Try this Cashew Egg Nog recipe. Delicious and you're getting more out of it than that other stuff! Cassandra Orjala has been practicing colon hydro therapy and nutrition for over 30 years. She...

Stepping Into Winter

Stepping Into Winter

Since it looks like snow for the rest of the week, we might as well start talking about winter.  This year, more than ever, your nutrition and health will matter.  We're watching Covid-19 cases skyrocket in our area and it can feel a little out of control.  As I've...

5+ Fabulous Fall Recipes

5+ Fabulous Fall Recipes

Photo from spoonforkbacon.comIt feels like the time for comfort. I wanted to share 5+ recipes that are perfect for this season. Some of these recipes have been with me for a while and some are relatively new, but they are bound to be favorites!Magical Root Vegetable...

Thai Beet Soup

Thai Beet Soup

By The Endless Meal This looks like a great use of the beets I have coming up in my garden.  I can't wait to try this nourishing early fall treat! Glad to stumble on this recipe from the Endless Meal. INGREDIENTS: 2 tablespoons coconut oil1 large onion,...

Gracefully Transition into Fall

Gracefully Transition into Fall

The days are getting shorter and the air is getting cooler (at least in the evenings, that is!)  I like to turn to Chinese medicine during seasonal transitions to glean some ancient lessons that might help for a healthy seasonal change. Many people find themselves...