The Delicious Things in our Annual Group Buy

Einkorn Wheat

Nov. 30—TODAY—is the END of our Annual Group Buy. People write us all year round, asking when it is so they don’t miss out. It’s a unique opportunity to get….. Chia Seeds! Organic Chia seed is a superfood because of the Omega-3 fatty acids, protein, minerals, and fiber it contains. One ounce of chia seed…

Today’s $500 shopping spree winner GETS PREPARED!

We’re giving Karen Foster of Utah the prize package from ConferenceforMoms.com, enjoy! And today is really fun . . . you get a shot at winning a $500 package of Thrive Life freeze-dried food storage products. And you can check out how Jodi and Julie of Food Storage Made Easy overhauled my crappy emergency preparedness, they’re my new…

raw food: here’s what’s in my dehydrator right now

You know I love my dehydrator, especially this time of year when I’ve got so much stuff coming out of the garden that I don’t want to go to waste. Right now I have all 9 trays full in my dehydrator with two recipes contributed by readers. (I love y’all! Thanks for your ideas and…

thoughts after Educ. Wk.: they’re teaching baloney (literally) part 3 of 5

So I went to the lady’s class and learned two interesting facts that I shared with you yesterday.   But that’s where the useful information ended.   I was hoping for some good tips since I’ve spent quite a bit of time assembling an arsenal of good information and great expert speakers for my upcoming…

Storing green smoothies: BPA in plastics [part 2 of 2]

I was recently in a conversation where a 23-year old adult said,  regarding this topic, “If I don’t drink bottled water, where will I get it?”   She was totally serious.   Back in the olden days (before water bottles but after the wheel was invented), we used to fill a reusable water bottle or…

Storing green smoothies: BPA in plastics [part 1 of 2]

Dear Green SmoothieGirl: What should I store my green smoothie in?   I’ve read that certain chemicals in bottled water and other plastic items leach into my food. Answer:   A government study by the nonprofit Environmental Working Group (EWG) in Washington, D.C. recently uncovered a surprising (and unnerving) finding.   The plastic lining used…