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Your Body as a Landscape

This past term, I have been fortunate to take an innovative class on acupuncture point location, taught by our clinical dean, Andy McInytre L.Ac.  The premise of the course is that if we study the ancient Chinese classical texts, it is clear that, living close to nature as they did, their authors viewed the body as a microcosm of the Earth.  1,305 more words


Tartar Sauce (The best you'll ever taste)

1 cup Mayonnaise
2/3 cup chopped dill pickle (approx 2 whole pickles)
2 T chopped Onion
1 T Lemon Juice
1 T Pickle Juice
1/2 t Onion Powder… 80 more words


Eating My Way Through the Holidays! Yuletide Favs: Olive Tapenade!

Eating My Way Through the Holidays! Yuletide Favs: Olive Tapenade! Here’s a nice prelude to an evening meal. Forego the usual focaccia bread and herbed olive oil for a southern France hors d’oeuvre instead. 125 more words


Sweet Chilli Sauce Recipe (vegan)

This recipe is for a sweet chilli sauce, last night I made this to go with mixed tempura vegetables and salt and pepper tofu, both of which I’ll upload separately soon. 199 more words


Homemade Vanilla Extract

There are many recipes for homemade vanilla extract.  Basically, there are 3 ingredients – vanilla beans, vodka (or brandy, rum, bourbon, as long as it is at least 80 proof), and TIME. 87 more words


Roman (Inspired) Mustard

Here is another recipe inspired by biblical times and by Roman cookery.  It is a variation on Apicius, and an amalgamation of features of several modern adaptions. 122 more words


Cranberry Salsa With Cilantro And Chiles. New Music From TALMA.

Well that is about all my brain can handle after the grueling cooking marathon that led up to Thursday’s thanksgiving feast. Always well worth it, but that last hour you have to think so hard to get everything ready and hot at the same time. 215 more words