We have spent the past few days celebrating... Mabon, The Autumn Equinox, Feast of the Ingathering, Alban Elfed, the start of Fall. It is glorious. During the evenings it is nice to welcome the dark that comes ever so much earlier now and eat by candlelight. During the day we spend time outside in the cool, crisp air and let the elusive sun kiss our cheeks. We went to an annual Apple Festival, rode on hay covered wagons, drank apple cider floats, and we picked our own apples in the orchard. … [Read more...]
Cinco de Mayo Feast Photos
Is Vegetarianism the Answer?
I just read an article yesterday that outlines the horrors and travesty of our current animal food product production system in this country. The article claims that vegetarianism is the answer to all of this. I am not at all convinced. I am not a vegetarian. I think this surprises many people because vegetarianism seems to be touted in recent years as the most "natural" way to eat. It surprises them even further to learn that I did in fact used to be a vegetarian (although not a vegan) but … [Read more...]
Healthy Halloween Treats
If you are looking for something healthy to pass around this Halloween and want to forgo the raisins in fear that your house will be toilet papered later on...then the gals at Ideal Bite have a solution for you. Organic candy! Endangered Species Organic Milk Chocolate Bug Bites Organic Lemon Lollipops by Candy Tree Endangered Species Chocolate Chimp Mints Also check out this post on staying healthy AFTER the candy feast... click below. … [Read more...]