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Monthly Archives: April 2012

Green Your Easter Festivities

By Valerie Yoder: Easter is a time to celebrate rebirth and renewal, to shake off the winter and awaken with a new sense of appreciation for the surrounding springtime beauty. In that spirit, my family and I have been seeking ways to have fun on Easter while remaining healthy as …

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Homemade Gluten Free Finger Paints

by Fredrica Syren: My whole family has been sick with bronchitis for the past week, so we have been stuck at home.  Since any physical activity is out of question, painting has been on the agenda.  My kids love to paint — especially with their fingers — but so far …

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Cinnamon raisin bread buns

This is perfect breakfast or snack bread. I’m not crazy for raisins in baked goods but for some reason in cinnamon raisin bread I find it o.k. When my husband came home after I baked he had a smile on his face because it smelled the aroma of fresh baked …

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Tofu and coconut stew

Last night dinner was tofu that the kids have been bugging me to cook for a while and since I had leftover coconut milk I used that and made a stew. I served with sprouted brown rice and my family all were super happy. ½ package extra firm tofu, drained …

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Herbal Teas To Grow and Drink

by Asha Kreiling: Did you know that oolong, green, white and black tea are all made from the same plant?  The Camellia sinesis plant is actually what defines tea:  it is the “tea plant.”  Other teas such as herbal varieties are made from brewing various flowers, leaves, seeds and roots, not the Camellia …

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First trip away and La Costa Spa

This weekend was our first trip away from the kids since before Noah was born over 15 month ago. We only went away for one night pretty close to home, at La Costa spa in Carlsbad. We’ve been there once before a couple of years ago with Bella and we …

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