February 2015

Sunday Snippets: March 1, 2014

Sunday Snippets: March 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 →

Beyond Toxic Chemicals: EMF’s (Electromagnetic Fields) post image

I never thought it would happen to me, but it did. When I first started my blog I was so enthused about writing, I spent inordinate amounts of time in front of the computer. I began to feel nauseous by 10:00 at night. It turned… Click to Continue →

Giveaway: Avocare Avocado Oil Gift Box – 4 Bottles/4 Flavors – 2 Winners! A 78.90 Value! post image

Along with avocados, avocado oil is getting very popular. As it should, because avocados are packed with good fats and nutrients! I've teamed up with Avocare, a fantastic company that makes cold pressed, unrefined avocado oil in its pure state and also naturally flavored with… Click to Continue →

Fat Tuesday: February 24, 2014

Fat Tuesday: February 24, 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: Chocolate Plantain Macaroons (Egg-free, Paleo) post image

Have you noticed my obsession with plantains lately? I've been adding green plantains to my diet for the resistant starch. The ripe plantains, when they become black, are sweeter and good to use for a dessert or treat. Even though they do not have as… Click to Continue →

Sunday Snippets: February 22, 2015

Sunday Snippets: February 22, 2015 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 Clear Creek Seeds Garden Bundle Pack! post image

The best way to avoid genetic modification in seeds is to buy from a company that has signed the Safe Seed Pledge. These companies are determined to preserve the heritage seeds that have been passed down through the generations, untouched by a laboratory. Clear Creek… Click to Continue →

Diet Shapes Diversity in Gut Microbiome  – New Study! post image

It wasn't long ago that genetics explained everything that went on in the body. If you had the genes for a particular disease, that was your future. We now know that environmental conditions and stresses factor in – a science called epigenetics. But the most… Click to Continue →

Recipe: Crispy Baked Kale Chips (Paleo, AIP, SCD, GAPS) post image

Well I finally joined the 21st century and bought a new TV (it's been over 15 years). To celebrate after setting it up and admiring how modern it looks, I wanted something to crunch on while watching. Since following a grain free diet, I haven't… Click to Continue →

Fat Tuesday: February 17, 2015

Fat Tuesday: February 17, 2015 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 →

Is Your IBS Really SIBO (Small Intestine Bacterial Overgrowth)? post image

A common reason to see a gastroenterologist may be due to symptoms from irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). IBS is a generalized diagnosis that is made by elimination of other conditions. By default. If your symptoms fit into one of the boxes that describe IBS then… Click to Continue →

Sunday Snippets: February 15, 2014

Sunday Snippets: February 15, 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 →

Giveaway: Clear Creek Seeds Garden Bundle Pack – $45 Value! post image

In yesterday's post I interviewed Rick Nation, the owner of a family run business called Clear Creek Seeds. They specialize in preserving non-GMO, heirloom, non-hybrid seeds for your garden. The best way to avoid genetic modification in seeds is to buy from a company that… Click to Continue →

Clear Creek Seeds: Your Source for Non-GMO, Heirloom, Untreated, Non-hybrid Seeds post image

The ground has been covered with snow these past 3 weeks and it is freezing in the northeast. Too cold to go outside and I'm starting to get cabin fever. Yet, when I received a package of heirloom seeds from Clear Creek Seeds my mood… Click to Continue →

Fat Tuesday: February 10, 2015

Fat Tuesday: February 10, 2015 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 →