Adding LIFE to your years and years to your life!
So.... these past several weeks have been nothing shy of, um, wild. In a good way. We've been busy at work getting our house ready to go on the market. Up until May 2nd, we were busting tail! As soon as it sells, we are moving from AR to PA. Wow. Big jump, big leap of faith, but we're excited.
Leading up to the date we'd planned on having the house officially on the market, we did a 10-day fast, consuming liquids only, primarily juices and thin smoothies. Would rate the time…Continue
So, my mother went into the hospital with a really bad UTI. The infection sent her blood sugar to well over 500 which led to DKA and much more I won't even go into. As I went to visit last night, I found myself so...heartbroken yet plagued with a sense of urgency regarding the matter. It wasn't the first time she's been hospitalized. Up until a couple of years ago, she could hardly stay out of them for a week or two before being back in them 2-3 weeks straight. She used to eat TERRIBLY…Continue
Hey there fellow 'habbers!
I was recently doing some research in matters regarding dental health and raw/vegan diets and came across some information that was totally new to me and thought it was well worth sharing.
I've found that many people assume that it is simply the sugar and acid that wreak havoc on vegans/raw vegans' teeth. While they may put some wear on them, that's not quite the whole picture. I was reading about the dental health trio - Vitamin A, Vitamin D and…Continue
So, I have been asked to teach a 3rd class at our local health food store on raw. This year I taught Exploring Raw Cuisine (basic class on raw benefits, foods, etc.) and Live Life Raw (focused on tools, techniques and dishes for each meal). Haven't thought of a title/headline yet. Guess it would help to know exactly what I'm going to teach on and what sorts of dishes I'll prepare. I was thinking I would focus on fast, lean-but-filling, and warming as it should be quite…Continue