I am afraid to die from cancer, and for years I've felt doomed to that fate. My father died from cancer at 46, my cousin at 37, my paternal grandfather, maternal grandmother, and nearly all of my parents' siblings have had some form of cancer. We often hear of it as an epidemic. It certainly … Continue reading Eating My Way Out of Cancer
Nothing compares to Cheetos and Oreos, washed down with a fizzy Coke, am I right? Why are those "foods" so irresistible? Flippin' science, man. Manufactured in laboratories (yes, yes they are) to create the perfect blend of ridiculously sweet, salty and fatty to be slightly under revolting -push the percentages up just a nudge and … Continue reading Ain’t Nothing Like The Real Thing, Baby
This weekend we had a family over for lunch. I made one of their kids a PBJ. Part was left over and the husband -like any self-respecting father would do- finished it off. "Wow! What kind of peanut butter is this?" "We made it." "What's in it?" "Um, peanuts?" "Yeah, but, I mean, what else?" … Continue reading Recipe: Homemade Peanut Butter, Embarrassingly Easy
We have a relationship with food. It's emotional. We all know that. We're going to save the "relationship talk" for later on, but today? We're going to discover foods that love us back and why. Calorie Dense I love to eat. And I love to graze, so, basically, that means I just love to eat all … Continue reading Food That Loves You Back
It's happening! And the response has been AMAZING! Starting this week on December 1, 2016 I'll be hosting a 12 week class on how to integrate a whole food plant based lifestyle. If you'd like to sign up, simply click here and fill out the form. You'll receive emails multiple times a week with tips, … Continue reading 12 Week Plant Based Guided Class
Oh dear me. How good are our intentions. How high our expectations. And then reality hits. I planned to vlog (yes, that's such a crazy weird word, but it's part of our social vocabularly) regularly and when I went to post today's video I saw that it's been ...what's 34 minus 9? That many weeks … Continue reading Video: 34 Weeks Pregnant and I’m Not Perfect | Plant Based Pregnancy
"Mama! Papa got us COTTON CANDY GRAPES!!" Waverley exclaimed as she ran into the house. "Whaaa?" "COTTON CANDY GRAPES! They really takes like cotton candy!!" Er..okay? Apparently that's something Divine Flavor has done. How? Heavens knows. But do they taste like cotton candy? You bet your PANTS they do!So, if you're looking for a sweet treat … Continue reading Organic Cotton Candy Green Grapes. It’s a real thing.