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Pasta Primavera

Pasta Primavera

Pasta Primavera One of the most colorful and, dare we say, flavorful of pasta dishes is Pasta Primavera! Using seasonal veggies and colorful pasta makes it a wonderful entree to serve anytime of the year. Even the most novice of cooks will impress guests with this...

Kava A Healing Herb of the Pacific Islands

Kava A Healing Herb of the Pacific Islands

Kava: A Healing Herb of the Pacific Islands Traveling across the Pacific Ocean destined for island exploration in the 1770's, Captain James Cook encountered native people drinking a bitter brew they called kava. They believed the drink facilitated access to the spirit...

Anxiety: Holistic Solutions for Adults and Kids

Anxiety: Holistic Solutions for Adults and Kids

Anxiety: Holistic Solutions for Adults and Kids Anxiety often goes hand-in-hand with the stress that many adults and children experience in our modern world. Persistent worry, feeling overwhelmed, or being nervous about specific events, or even life in general, can...

Can an Enema be of Benefit to You?

Can an Enema be of Benefit to You?

Since ancient times, there have been various methods described to cleanse the internal organs of digestion and elimination. Yes, even our ancestors understood that a well-maintained and properly functioning gastrointestinal system is essential to good health and...

Celery and Kale Soup

Celery and Kale Soup

Flavor and nutrition galore are packed into this wonderful soup featuring crisp celery and chopped baby kale. Prepare with or without chicken, using vegetable or chicken broth. Serve with a hearty, crusty bread for dipping your favorite breadstick. Great for lunch,...

Support for Natural Detox with Andrographis

Support for Natural Detox with Andrographis

While fasting, the body has the opportunity to flush out toxins that it may have been sluggishly trying to move out through respiration, excretion, sweating and other innate physiological processes. This can temporarily increase activity on the organs of...

Fasting: Ancient Wisdom for Modern Times

Fasting: Ancient Wisdom for Modern Times

Have you wondered what's behind all the renewed scientific interest in fasting? It may surprise you to learn that fasting is thought to be among one of the oldest therapeutic methods. From the ancient to the modern yogis, from Plato and Socrates to Hippocrates,...

Honeysuckle: Herbal Support for Mind, Body & Spirit

Honeysuckle: Herbal Support for Mind, Body & Spirit

A practice as old as time… sending, sharing, and cooking with specific flowers to express a sentiment, be it hope, sorrow, peace, joy, or love. Known as floriography, flowers have long been used to reveal sentiments of love and affection, and, if arranged in a certain...

Strengthening Family Bonds by Aligning Core Values

Strengthening Family Bonds by Aligning Core Values

Looking back across time, in the decades and centuries that have come before us, we realize that families have always strived to function as a unit according to core values, spoken and unspoken. There were rules and expectations for parents and children alike. There...