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Chipotle Hummus? Yes, Please!

I don’t have any photos which is such a blogger no-no. But I had to share this new recipe…or at least (another) new twist on an old favourite. Hummus. We all love the hummus don’t we. (That’s right, it’s not … Continue reading

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Wee Hands Help: Making Breakfast!

Recently, I challenged my other half with a ┬álifestyle change: eliminate grains. There was no great need but I included in my challenge, words something like “I think you would love a few pounds without lifting a finger”. He took … Continue reading

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Spicy Nuts!

We eat a lot of nuts around here. A. Lot. Especially with the recent loss of meat from my diet, I am having to turn elsewhere to find sufficient sources of protein. It’s quite a feat. While grabbing a handful … Continue reading

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Photo Comparative Blood Analysis (2)

Remember the Copper tasting like nails? Well, not so much anymore! Seems that the mineral is building in my system and as it does, the recipient (moi) doesn’t taste it as much when ingesting. Fascinating, isn’t it? I completed a … Continue reading

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Dirty Organic Produce

I’m all for saving a buck. And, when fruit is in season we definitely try to stock up and if possible freeze the flavour-bursting berries, especially! When possible we buy organic but the cost truly is more significant and I … Continue reading

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No Egg. No Sugar. 5 Banana Bread. Yum.

I was out of eggs the other day but the freezer was starting to stink of banana. Plus, who doesn’t love a quick and easy bread for the kids. It’s summer and this seemed like the perfect snack. Over-ripe bananas … Continue reading

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Health Nut…Not So Healthy

(This will be at least a two part post. The information abounds and there is so much to digest…pun intended.) At first glance, this site would tell you much. We are healthy. We like it outdoors – active. We seek … Continue reading

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Teff On A Budget

It’s no secret. Bob’s Red Mill is wonderful. The products are quality controlled, they are consistent, they are delicious, and they have earned for themselves a fantastic reputation. Oh – and they are not cheap. I realize many of Bob’s … Continue reading

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Party. Food. And Drink

We live in a relatively materialistic society. I’m not generalizing this…I mean our family now lives in a materialistic society. We came from rural. Simple. Homemade, handmade, kid-made, frugal, inexpensive, money saving rural. And it was lovely. But we are … Continue reading

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Did You Hear The One About…

I’m not guru, just passionate. I’m not super savvy about every good bad and ugly fast food (and restaurant) joint out there, just yearning to know more. And, often as I learn more, I am more frightened about all the … Continue reading

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