“Just as little as seed forces teach the plant how to grow, but rather appear as living beings within it, so our ideas don’t teach: they pour themselves, igniting life –giving life– into our being. Everything that makes life seem meaningful to me I owe to the thoughts that have become available to me. I owe to them not only the courage but the insight … Continue reading Yummy Quote
My kids. My music. My bedsheets. My food. My oils. My herbs. Rainy days. Talking with a friend. My bird. My daughter’s crazy cat. A good book. A hot cup of tea. A hot bath. Good lovin’. Snuggling. A funny movie. Crazy hair. Chocolate. My family. My garden. Spring. What do you love? Continue reading You Are What You Love
I love words. Especially ones that are fun to say. Sometimes words hit me strange and wonder where we got such a funny word. I love how they are put together and sometimes even feel like music. Ever read Jane Austin and wish you could talk like that? I do. Often. In a brave new world of texting, IM-ing, psting, twittering, even blogging… I often … Continue reading Minutus cantorum, minutus balorum, minutus carborata descendum pantorum (A little song, a little dance, a little seltzer down your pants)
I just got back from Las Vegas. It’s not what you think. There were no slot machines, strip clubs or buffets. Vegas has a different meaning to me. Its where I learned to bloom in the desert. My beautiful friends are there. You know… those friends who make you want to be something greater than you are? Yes. I learned a great deal about myself … Continue reading What happens in Vegas…
Coconuts taste fantastic! Besides the incredibly amazing experience one can have when eating coconuts, there are many other reasons to eat this wonderful delicacy! The young coconut is a natural isotonic beverage, with the same level of electrolytic balance as we have in our blood. In fact, during the Pacific War of 1941-45, both sides in the conflict regularly used coconut water – siphoned directly … Continue reading Nuts about coconuts!
This week has been eventful! I found out that my anemia got worse with our move to Utah. Something about the atmospheric pressure in the mountains is less than Las Vegas, and now my iron levels plummeted. No wonder I’ve been so tired!! I’m usually better about getting good iron in my diet, because I have always tended to be a little anemic. But it … Continue reading Juice Feasting