Backyard Foraging: Plantain Benefits

I have no shortage of plantain in my backyard. Depending on your perspective, one might think that we are an extremely lazy family, because we have weeds all over the damn place. However, when I look out my window or step into my backyard, it brings me joy to see so many helpful plants ready … Continue Reading

Dinner Herb Sprinkles

Yup, you read that right…herb SPRINKLES lol.  No, they are not the confetti kind, dyed with artificial colors, but it sure does make you want to toss some confetti when you have them lol. These dinner herb sprinkles are PERFECT for Asian-inspired dishes, soups, stews, or roasted veg. They are packed with flavor and you … Continue Reading

Will You Pledge One Week of Meatless Meals? (Veg Week 2016)

Have you been on the fence about going meatless? Well here’s your chance to get your feet wet and give it a go! From April 18th through the 24th, join me and thousands of others while we go MEATLESS for an entire WEEK! This beautiful concept was founded by “Compassion Over Killing” back in 2009, … Continue Reading

Chillaxin’ Herb Balls (For Stress, Anxiety, & Depression)

Readers of my blog know that March was a pretty rough month for me. Anyone that has been through tough times, or has had an extra serving of stress recently, understands that it can feel impossible to pull yourself out of the darkness sometimes. When you’ve been feeling depressed for a while, your body actually … Continue Reading