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My Raw Experience: The Raw Taco

Raw food recipes have become a fun little hobby for me.  It has struck a cord of curiosity and fascination seeing and tasting how foods can completely change their structure, form, taste and texture just by using them in different ways. Who knew that cashews make things creamy? Or that walnuts mimic ground meat? I…

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My Raw Experience: Raw Brownies

So, as I said the other day, I am embarking on a raw foods journey. I have never been intrigued by raw foods as a diet until I made these brownies. Raw Brownies: 2 cups whole walnuts 2 1/2 cups pitted dates 1 cup raw cacao 1 cup raw unsalted almonds, roughly chopped 1/4 sea…

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Finding Balance Again

I realize now the folly in some of my old ways; attachment to things that held no permanence. I used to labor over what paint color to put on a wall, going back to Lowes for samples 25% lighter, no, maybe 10% lighter. I would worry about choices I made in furniture and decor. Then,…

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clear and awake for the first time

Originally posted on my year[s] of sweat!:
Two weeks ago, when I declared that I had fallen in love with yoga, no one cheered more loudly than my friend Kerry. Her writings on yoga have moved me to tears, and made me long to feel similarly powerful responses. Not long ago Kerry suffered the unimaginable loss of her home due to a devastating flood. The…

Guest Post at Perfection Pending

Thank you so much Meredith for having me on your blog today in your Brave series! If you’d like to check it out, here you go! And make sure to check out Meredith’s other posts, she has lots of variety so you will be sure to find something for you. I particularly love her food posts,…

Time to Regroup

Hello my lovely WordPress friends,  I just posted this on my Facebook page and wanted to let you know. I am going on a blogging hiatus. It has been a hard decision because I love this community. It has been so fun and so therapeutic but all I write about lately is the flood and…

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Potty Training Inspirations

Freestyle Fridays are for guest posters or for me to veer off my normal course whether with old posts or different than usual ones. So, here ya go, a mommy blog post about potty training. It consumed my life for two weeks so it deserved some words. :) Happy Friday! Life is never as hard…