Back in the Saddle Again

I’m back in the saddle again.  Out where a friend is a friend. Where the longhorn cattle feed.  On the lowly jimsonweed.  Back in the saddle again.  I’m on the mend from being sick for over a year and I’m ready to start writing on a regular basis.  Doctors, naturopaths, nutritionists, specialists and surgery – […]

Vitamix Lust

After volunteering at the Green Living Show this year and seeing a demo of the mother of all blenders – the Vitamix – I’ve been obsessed with getting one.  Oh, the smoothies, frozen (yes frozen) deserts and the soups (yes soups) I could make with this bad ass blender.  Check out the video to see what […]

Glass, Plastic or Paper?

Here's a link to a short smart article from Grist with some considerations for which drink packaging has less impact on the environment. In the “organic” aisle I see many juices and other liquids in plastic containers. I’d like to think packaging that had its origin in paper would be better for the environment. But with […]

A Juicy Deal

Last week I watched the online premier of the documentary film Hungry for Change.  In the film they talked a lot about juicing.  It got me wanting to give it a try.  We always have loads of fresh organic vegetables and fruit in the house and juicing sounded like a good way to get good […]