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Millet Porridge

I was really annoyed when I was told that I could no longer have oats as part of my diet. I’ve been gluten-free for about 10 years, and all that time I’ve been able to tolerate oats. 327 more words

Gluten Free

Potager Y destroyed by Typhoon 11...

Was away in Indonesia for a while (see report here)…
And when we returned to Japan, Typhoon 11 was there to welcome us…

It has been quite a while since Shikoku has such a massive typhoon coming straight on… 525 more words


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It is pretty awesome though. Enough to warrant an all-caps title. It’s my first foray into the world of Part-Time Paleo (which Juan and I have decided to adopt). 193 more words


A Superfood

Every day I am learning more and more about some wonderful “superfoods” and how to incorporate them into a diet so I figured I would share my research about one of them: amaranth. 1,127 more words

Harvest Monday, August 11, 2014 - Windowbox Gardening

This past week was a bountiful one.

Early in the week: harvested Swiss chard, beets, red & green mustard, sweet potato leaves, romaine garnet rose lettuce and cherry tomatoes. 758 more words

Harvest Monday

sun kissed dyeing with amaranth

A weekend harvest from the few rows of amaranth gave me lots of seeds and flowers for this project. Amaranthus, or Amaranth comes from the Greek word which means non-fading, as its flowers heads last a long time. 248 more words