Get your tissues out for this one!

Congratulations to Kristin Lillemo of Minnesota on winning the Thrive Life shopping spree! Event Promotions will contact you shortly and hook you up with our friends, Jodi and Julie, at Food Storage Made Easy to find out what you want to stock your pantry with! Today is my FAVORITE blog. We take a break from talking about green…

Under the Big African Sky, part 5

Americans wring their hands fretting about getting enough protein. Here are some of my African friends who eat nothing but plants, mostly greens. Do they look like they lack for muscle mass? Meet the hippo, rhino, water buffalo, elephant, zebra, and giraffe. Do you know that the water buffalo is terribly dangerous to humans? Did…

Under the Big African Sky, part 2

In the village of Muukuni, everyone lives in huts made of mud and straw. The “palaces” of the female and male chiefs are just BIGGER straw-mud huts. Virtually everyone drops out of school at age 15 because their families cannot afford to send them to secondary school through age 18. I am fascinated by this…