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Indian Vegetable Stew

Suddenly it got cold and grey outside so we all got chilly and felt like something warming for dinner. Nothing taste warm like a nice creamy Indian stew with tons of vegetables and lemon rice. The vegetables can be varied as sees fit and what you have available. 1/2 tbsp. …

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Dying from Hair Dye?

By Amanda Wilkes Death may not be the first symptom to come knocking at your door, but after years and years of toxic exposure, the many health issues associated with hair dye are not surprising! If you are anything like me, you get highlights every six months or so; but …

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Spelt tortillas

Sunday’s are what we call a low-impact-day, which means we try to do as little impact on the environment as possible. In our case it means only go where we can go by foot, bike or trolley, not use electricity unless necessary, eat at home and create as little trash …

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Strawberry shake

Sorry about the late post but we have had a super busy but fun day. Finally after a long and hot day nothing is better than to relax on the sofa with a good movie and a yummy strawberry milk shake. 2 milk shakes 2 cups fresh strawberries, sliced and …

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MAD ABOUT MAD COW DISEASE?

By Amanda Wilkes We are! Last week a random cow was positively tested for Mad Cow Disease. Officials claim that the disease is very rare and that it only effected this one cow, however, I find that very hard to believe. This is the disease that plagued England in the …

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No Impact Man Documentary

By Fredrica Syren No Impact Man is an American documentary about New Yorker Colin Beaver who, along with his wife and their daughter, took a pledge for one year to have suitable zero impact on the environment. For them, that meant taking the stairs instead of elevators, walking or biking instead …

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Soft Chocolate & Hazelnut caramels

Bella and me were stuck at home yesterday because Noah took a late nap. After playing with play dough, in the garden etc. we were bored. Baking or making candy is a fun this I enjoy doing with Bella so we made a very nice dark caramel. ½ cup muscavado …

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Soft Chocolate & Hazelnut caramels

Bella and me were stuck at home yesterday because Noah took a late nap. After playing with play dough, in the garden etc. we were bored. Baking or making candy is a fun this I enjoy doing with Bella so we made a very nice dark caramel. ½ cup sugar …

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Yogurt Parfait

I’m cat sitting for a few days and she wanted to play and cuddle all night and kept waking me up. I’m dragging as a result this morning so I needed a pick-me-up and today it was a parfait. Creamy, crunchy and sweet all blended in one cup, could not …

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