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should I buy designer foods?

Thinking about the questions lately about acai and maca, I was checking out today at The Good Earth.  The woman and her daughter in front of me had clearly never been in the health food store.   It was also clear that they were from the very lower middle class and of extremely limited means. […]

defending that my diet’s not all raw

I read the raw foodists all the time (Patenaude, Wolfe, Boutenko, and lots more).   I think their diet is fantastic.   Sometimes I go all raw, for a few days, weeks, or even months.   I wouldn’t criticize anybody for a minute who wants to do it permanently, as some of my friends do–they […]

Maca

Hi all, Has anyone out there tried Maca?  If so what do you think?  Where did you buy it?  What is the best source for it?

should I go out with this guy?

I told y’all some time ago that I was in the final stage of  my divorce.   Thanks again for all your support and kind words, both on the blog and in private emails.   We are all doing okay, I think. So my divorce was final a while ago and I have started putting […]

Body Worlds exhibit in Salt Lake

I just took my kids tonight to the traveling BodyWorlds exhibit currently in Salt Lake City, comprised of “plastinated” Asian cadavers posed in incredible ways (yoga, gymnastics, and many other stances).   The skin is mostly flayed off of the cadavers of former political prisoners (one part of the audio tour explains why they do […]

Vitamix vs Blendtec

I am in the market for a blender and I came upon your blogs.   It seems that you would recommend a Blendtec over a Vitamix as do other bloggers.    I was  reading on another site that the Blendtec doesn’t stand up to blending frozen fruits and/or ice and so now I am wondering […]

The Essential GreenSmoothieGirl Library . . . part 8

More important books for parents to own:   Denise Punger, M.D. is a GreenSmoothieGirl 12 Stepper and a brave new voice in modern medicine.   She’s a board certified doctor married to another medical doctor, but she’s also a mother who has breastfed for 12 years and delivered her last baby via home birth.   […]

Cacao (Chocolate) Powder

Robyn, Have you went to David Wolfe’s website www.sunfood.com?   If you have do you know about this cacao powder he has for sale.   If so what do you think of it?   Or if anyone else knows about it let’s hear from you too.   I have used it myself and I think […]

Soy or rice milk

Robyn, I switched from skim cow’s milk to soy milk last year after reading The China Study.   I dilute it 100% w/ water so that the consistency isn’t so creamy.   Now that I’ve read your info on Soy products I’m not sure what to do.   It seems like the soy milk has […]