I am very much in favor of supplementation. This is because I belive that our food system is so broken and our soil conditions are so lacking that food cannot provide us with all the nutrients, vitamins, and minerals we need for health. To close the gap I take various supplements such as fish oils, magnesium, Vitamin D3, and Milk Thistle. I have some on hand that I am trying out and some that I only need occasionally, like Echinacea. This leaves me with a bit of waste problem. I have many brown … [Read more...]
Veggie Corn Chowder
Ingredients: 1 T Olive Oil 3 T Chopped Yellow Onion 2 Cloves Garlic, chopped 3/4 C Chopped Leek 1 C Diced Potato 10 Ounces Frozen Corn 1 T Seafood Seasoning 2 T fresh Parsley, minced 1 1/2 C water (can use veggie or chicken broth if you prefer) 1/4 tsp salt 1/2 cup milk (can use cream to make it more savory) 2 T Parsley, minced Directions: Saute onion, garlic, and leeks in olive oil until tender. Add water, potatoes, corn, seafood seasoning, and salt and bring to a boil. Reduce … [Read more...]
Nappy Balm and Sleepytime Bath
Aaah...the stuff that makes life easier. Two on my tops list this week are the Nappy Balm Protection and Sleepytime Bath from the Eco Store. My family has had a case of the sickies lately...some type of flu. Four of us, inlcuding me have had it and my two sons had some bowel issues that came with it too. My youngest, who is almost three and still wearing diapers (lazy mommy), got bad diaper rash. Nappy Balm Protection to the rescue! This stuff is divine! It is creamy white and feels like whipped … [Read more...]
How Did You Find Me?
Nell at Casual Friday Everyday blogged about her stats and the unusual things people searched for that ended up taking them to her blog. She has invited her fellow bloggers to do the same so I thought I would share some of my stat info with you all. :) Right now about 270 people a day are visiting this blog and MANY of them find me through search engines like Google. Here are some of the pretty standard things they are looking for: Green Living Blog Natural Moms Blog Organic Moms … [Read more...]