May 2014

Sunday Snippets: June 1, 2014

Sunday Snippets: June 1, 2014 post image

Welcome to Sunday Snippets. This is a weekly feature that allows you to take a quick peek at posts that I loved from my FAT TUESDAY carnival this past week. I'll also summarize some posts from my blog from the past week. If you missed… Click to Continue →

FLASH SALE – Today Only! Health and Nutrition Books for a Buck! post image

Today only (Friday May 30) there is a very cool flash sale going on for some kindle books that cost only $1 each! These books are all about real food, natural living, correct healthy eating, weight loss the right way and much more! You get… Click to Continue →

Replace Your Microbiome with Poop from a Bank! post image

We have savings banks, commercial banks, investment banks, mortgage banks, internet banks as well as blood banks, sperm banks, egg banks and now, a stool bank. Yep. There is a company of medical students who have opened up the first stool bank called OpenBiome. They… Click to Continue →

How Gluten Can Poison the Thyroid Especially if You are Celiac or Gluten Intolerant post image

There is a well established connection between autoimmune thyroid disease (AITD) and gluten intolerance. So much so, that researchers suggest that anyone with AITD be tested for gluten intolerance and celiac disease. As a clinician, I have found that anyone with any autoimmune condition does… Click to Continue →

Fat Tuesday: May 27, 2014

Fat Tuesday: May 27, 2014 post image

It's that time of the week when real foodies come together for a food festival! Fat Tuesday is the official end of Mardi Gras and here at Real Food Forager we are having our own Fat Tuesday Forager Festival! Share your special meal! Every Tuesday… Click to Continue →

Recipe: Lemon Infused Hibiscus Flower Tea post image

The hot days of summer necessitate cold, soothing beverages that everyone can enjoy. When company comes over, iced tea is my go-to drink. It's easy to have simple, interesting, and quick drinks to serve your guests, that are not laced with the sugars, artificial flavors… Click to Continue →

Sunday Snippets: May 25, 2014

Sunday Snippets: May 25, 2014 post image

Welcome to Sunday Snippets. This is a weekly feature that allows you to take a quick peek at posts that I loved from my FAT TUESDAY carnival this past week. I'll also summarize some posts from my blog from the past week. If you missed… Click to Continue →

Tell EPA to Stop Killing Bees!

Tell EPA to Stop Killing Bees! post image

The EPA is supposed to protect our environment and all the critters who live there. Once again, they are failing to do their job. We are in dire straits with bee populations being killed off from systemic insecticides like neonicotinoids. But instead of banning them… Click to Continue →

Book Review: Doctored Results by Ralph Moss post image

After reading The Cancer Industry, years ago, I've always had a very high level of respect for Ralph Moss. I was excited to read his new book, Doctored Results, for this reason. In this book his honesty and concern for human suffering emerge in this… Click to Continue →

Recipe: Sparkling Pomegranate Flavored Kombucha post image

The heat (finally!) gets me craving a cool sparkling drink! Kombucha fits the bill and since I've been making my own kombucha I've settled on a favorite flavor. There are infinite varieties that you can think up and I've made many different flavors, but I… Click to Continue →

Fat Tuesday: May 20, 2014

Fat Tuesday: May 20, 2014 post image

It's that time of the week when real foodies come together for a food festival! Fat Tuesday is the official end of Mardi Gras and here at Real Food Forager we are having our own Fat Tuesday Forager Festival! Share your special meal! Every Tuesday… Click to Continue →

Recipe: Grain-Free Chocolate Banana Brownie (GAPS, Paleo) post image

Keeping to a grain-free diet can be challenging at times. Do you get anxious when you have sudden guests or kids asking for a snack? This is a recipe you can whip together in the blink of an eye for those unexpected visitors. If you… Click to Continue →

Sunday Snippets: May 18, 2014

Sunday Snippets: May 18, 2014 post image

Welcome to Sunday Snippets. This is a weekly feature that allows you to take a quick peek at posts that I loved from my FAT TUESDAY carnival this past week. I'll also summarize some posts from my blog from the past week. If you missed… Click to Continue →

Announcing the Winner of the Coconut Ghee and Sampler from Pure Indian Foods! post image

I've been eating this coconut ghee from Pure Indian Foods right off the spoon - it is that good! As I mentioned in my previous post about Coconut Ghee – the New kid on the Block, Pure Indian Foods produces the highest quality ghee around… Click to Continue →

3 Simple Ways to To Enhance and Protect Brain Function post image

They used to teach that brain cells were not able to regenerate. Finally, in 1998 neurologist Peter Erickson reported in Nature Medicine, that there are human neural stem cells that can regenerate into brain neurons. With this, the new science of neuroplasticity was born. While… Click to Continue →