My Thoughts on Superfoods, Fad Diets, and Taking Back Food and Food Culture

In recent years, there have been tons of talk--and much study done--on "superfoods." The latest is the tamarind (Garcinia cambogia) (here's a great series from Dr. Oz on the latest potential dieting wonder: 1, 2, 3), but there have been others. Acai, amaranth and quinoa, coconut (milk, oil, palm sugar, etc) and so on. It … Continue reading My Thoughts on Superfoods, Fad Diets, and Taking Back Food and Food Culture

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August 2013 Recipes

I don't know about you, but I have a hankering for Fall to roll around. I got to thinking about pumpkins and pumpkin season--specifically the place where we can go to harvest our own--and am suddenly in the mood for all the yummy Fall foods that are out there. Still, summertime rolls on but thankfully … Continue reading August 2013 Recipes

Cloth Diapers 101

I have been looking forward to writing this post for some time but have refrained from doing so until I'd ordered my cloth diaper "starter" kit. Well now I have! I cannot wait till my order arrives. And I have the feeling that a lot of you just went, why the heck would you try … Continue reading Cloth Diapers 101

August 2013 Articles

Phew! I hope the summer is going swell! As I said last week, it's been hot in my piece of the world. (I think the heat is almost all I talk about, sadly.) Well, needless to say, it's time to inundate you with a few great articles and links I've discovered this past month 🙂 … Continue reading August 2013 Articles