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Spices for the eyes, heart and belly

Last Saturday, my friend Coco and I saw the foodporn movie The Hundred-Foot Journey courtesy of Zomato.com. If you like foodporn (also known as gastroporn) and feel-good comedy dramas, then I highly recommend… 955 more words

Culinary Adventures

Which Essential Oils are anti-viral?

10 Antiviral Essential Oils

Have you ever been told by a doctor “it’s a virus, go home and let it run its course”? Recently there have been word of a serious  647 more words

Essential Oils 101

Is Cinnamon Paleo?

Now that you’re not eating oatmeal and grain-filled baked goods, the common vessels for cinnamon today, you might not find yourself eating much cinnamon. However, we’ve seen coconut chia pudding with cinnamon, as well as cinnamon-rubbed steak. 298 more words


Summer Apples

Summer Apples
I love almost everything about summer, the warm weather, lots of hiking, and yes, an abundance of fruit. This year we have an explosion of apples growing on our tree in the front of the house. 101 more words


Baking Knowledge 101: Intro to Cinnamon (plus recipe!)

Cinnamon: The Hardest Worker in Culinary Show Biz.

Cinnamon is a very accomplished multi-tasker; it’s not only used in a multitude of both everyday and holiday-themed baking recipes, but it’s also featured in several exotic cooking and drink recipes. 868 more words


Book Review: Matched (Ally Condie)

I read this series about a month ago, because I was craving another dystopian society book, and I had already read The Hunger Games a million times since middle school, and Divergent a million times since high school. 764 more words


Ever After

“I didn’t marry you plus kids, I married you for you; if they never come I have in you more than I EVER deserved!” -To my wife in the wake of our grieving in 2010:

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Gone But Not Forgotten