What do you do when your child wakes up with a red crusty eye (sometimes crusted shut) that is scratchy feeling, swollen and watery? Is there a natural remedy for pink eye? Or worse, your child wakes up with two, red crusty eyes that are scratchy feeling, swollen and watery? Before I tell you what IRead More
I have linked to products from my affiliate partners that I personally use and recommend in the following article. Since I have transitioned the family to a traditional diet (although I continue on the GAPS diet), it can be very challenging to keep all foods kosher, so to speak. Maybe I should clarify what IRead More
Paleo – The Paleo Diet – The Caveman Diet – What? Not long ago, I had no idea what Paleo referred to! Do you? If asked, I would have said, “something having to do with cavemen?” And, as it turns out, I would have guessed right! The Paleo diet is sometimes referred to as the caveman diet.Read More
I love oysters. But, are there any health benefits of eating oysters? I love them raw on the half shell. Unfortunately, here in west Texas, they are not readily available. But, when we lived near Mobile, Alabama they were in abundant supply! Whether you like them raw, baked, boiled, grilled or fried, oysters are aRead More
After delivering our 8th child, I was having trouble losing the baby weight so I joined Weight Watchers. If you are not familiar with Weight Watchers, each food is given a point value and you have an allotted amount of points per day. The benefit was that I could figure out the point value for my normalRead More
Have you ever had a gallbladder attack? Talk about painful! But there is hope – here is how to get rid of gallstones naturally! Thankfully, I have found something that works like a charm, is not invasive and lets me keep my gallbladder! Plus, it doesn’t hurt – yeah!
Our favorite time of the year in the vineyard is watching the grapes ripen and tasting their sweet, plump, juicy flavors. After harvest, any grapes left on the vine slowly become raisins. Over time, they turn into crunchy little things which most of us care nothing about. What is the difference between the coveted grapesRead More
My mother had a mild heart attack the week before Thanksgiving and was found to have an 85% blockage in one of her coronary arteries. She was put on a low-fat diet which contained margarine. Is margarine harmful or healthy? What food do you think of as being full fat? For me, it is butter,Read More