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basket of red and orange produce

Bountiful Harvest

“He that takes medicine and neglects diet wastes the time of his doctor” —Ancient Chinese Proverb September’s harvest is filled with oranges and reds. It is so rewarding to have a basketful of veggies that are grown in my garden. Here’s some ideas for improving your health and the health of […]

Coloring Easter Eggs Naturally

After searching Pinterest for Easter eggs, I discovered posts about dying Easter eggs. I decided to give some of the recipes a try. After two days of work, hard boiling eggs using two different methods and many cracked eggs later these are my results. Hard-boiling Eggs I started by trying […]

Italian Easter Bread made with healthy alternatives

Italian Easter Bread

Italian Easter Bread My grandmother made Easter bread every Easter. She gave me her recipe many years ago, when I was still in college. The version I am sharing here has half the sugar and salt. I also substituted whole wheat flour for half of the white flour, and used […]

vegan chili

Vegan Chili

This vegan chili recipe has a great flavor, add more or less chiles to increase or decrease the hotness of the dish. You can vary the types of beans you add. I like to add red, black and white beans for variety and color. You can top with green onions, […]

green salad with veggies

Making a Green Salad

This is a fun, short video I made when I was making a green salad for lunch one day. I try to eat a salad every day, many benefits to eating raw greens. Some of my favorite salad makings are avocado, black beans, raw red onion, wild arugula, a little feta […]

baked tofu

Baked Tofu

Baked tofu can be used in salads, served with vegetables and rice, or eaten as a snack. This simple recipe is tasty! Use organic tofu. Serves 2 to 3