Monthly Archives: May 2012

Green Smoothy Photo Recipe

Green Smoothies are a great way to get lots of beneficial nutrients into you diet. They are quick and easy to make. Some people find that they need to get used to the taste, which is more savory and less … Continue reading

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Simple Chicken Soup

I got back from Seattle on Sunday and unfortunately brought with me a flu that is going around up there. One of the triplets had it all last week and the other two were coming down with it, as was … Continue reading

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Mind full, or Mindful?

A friend recently posted the cartoon to the right on Facebook. It made me think about how so many of us struggle with “full minds,” constantly thinking, whether it is a “to do” list, a fear about the future or … Continue reading

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Stretching Takeout

Yesterday after a day of caring for triplets my friend and I were both tired and didn’t feel like cooking, so we ordered takeout Thai food. Thai food, like many kinds of takeout, is really easy to stretch (make into … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Prayer

Over the past few years, as I learn and grow in my spirituality, my thoughts on what prayers are, have been shifting. I used to think of prayers as either a way to give thanks or a way to ask … Continue reading

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Lamb Stew Photo Recipe

Tonight I made an altered version of my Chicken Millet Stew recipe. This time I used lamb and various veggies that I had on hand. Instead of writing about it I thought it would be fun to show the process … Continue reading

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Maya’s Chicken Marbella

This recipe came to mind yesterday as I was writing about constipation and prunes. The sweetness of the prunes compliment the savory chicken wonderfully. As with most of my recipes, this one is very versatile. You can easily add potatoes … Continue reading

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Constipation

We’re going to get personal today! I’m in Seattle this week visiting friends who have triplets. One of the babies was struggling with constipation the other day. Most people experience constipation at some point in their life. And for some … Continue reading

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Salad Fun

After yesterday’s post on greens I thought it would be fun to post a salad recipes. This can, of course, be altered to fit whatever you have on hand. I like to make enough so that it is a full … Continue reading

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Spring Greens

We are in the midst of Spring! Here in northern California the trees have bloomed and the new green leaves are out and growing. In many traditions greens are a large part of the spring time diet. They help us … Continue reading

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