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February 8   Monday
Monday Motivation – Your Own Truth – Oprah’s most inspiring talk ever! Jinjee
It’s funny how I sometimes hear exactly what I need to hear when I most need to hear it! Last night I stumbled upon this incredible talk that Oprah recently gave at UCLA for her SuperSoul Sessions. Wow! She has really unleashed a whole new level of motivational, inspiring message-giving, stepping into her full power as a spiritual teacher! You know ...
Menu Plan Monday: Amaranth Polenta, Split Pea and Sweet Potato Soup, Cauliflower Tacos, and More Choosing Raw
Happy Monday, friends. I hope you all had an enjoyable weekend! This week’s menu plan is a little more fun than last week’s, which was circumscribed by an exam. I’m making my African spiced yellow split pea and sweet potato soup again (with a few tiny modifications). I’ve been eating it often this winter; it’s cheap, filling, nutrient dense, and ...
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Flowers in my hair; flowers everywhere Rawdorable
Just the other day, I posted about Amaki Flowers & Salts Bath Soak, mentioning that Amaki also makes a beauty oil with flowers in it. I promised to let you know when I got an opportunity to try it. Who would have thought it would be so soon? To my surprise, almost as soon as I posted my bath soak ...
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Keep Calm and Drink Reishi! Plus Recipe!! :) High Vibe
Do you feel stressed? Having trouble falling asleep, or sleeping soundly through the night? The ancient mushroom Reishi can help you to calms you down and ensures better sleep by naturally regulating the hormonal system and lowering cortisol levels. Taking Reishi can increases the amount and enhances the quality of deep, slow-wave sleep. Reishi may also balance the endocrine system ...
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Can You Guess Her Age? — Raw Vegan Diet Is Woman’s Fountain of Youth The Raw Food Solution
A Florida woman says she has found the ‘fountain of youth” Annette Larkins shows off her garden in her Miami-Dade County backyard. It’s full of fruits and vegetables. Every corner of her garden has something that is edible. She also collects rainwater to drink and water her plants. Annette says the food in her garden is her ‘Fountain of Youth.’ ...
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Recipe: Love My Heart Dip Dr. Ritamarie's Fresh'n Fun Living Blog
Love My Heart Dip Ingredients: 2 cups nuts and/or seeds, your choice 4 small lemons or limes 1/3 cup watercress 1/2 cup fresh parsley 1/2 cup arugula 4 olives 1 teaspoon granulated garlic 2 tablespoons dill powder red chili powder, to taste paprika, to taste ½ teaspoon kelp powder 1/2 teaspoon pink Himalayan sea salt or other unrefined salt enough ...
February 7   Sunday
The Debate, The Birthday and Super Bowl Sunday AWESOME TO BE RAWSOME
I know not if my sisters watched the debate last night. If they didn’t, they missed it and I don’t know that I can do it justice. To begin with, Carson didn’t hear his name called so he stood aside while almost everyone else filed onto the stage. Early on, Christie tied into Rubio and didn’t let up until he ...
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2-Sec Abs Instead of Throwing up at Halftime Show Raw Food Diet, Bodyweight Exercises and Self-Mastery
I’ve loved football since 1977 but I doubt I’ve ever watched a full half-time show. (NOTE: Prior to today I had not seen a single second of football this football season as I hardly ever watch TV anymore.) I just watched the half time show for a second as these fools were all shaking their heads in unison like a ...
Gratitudes and blog: Crabby pants: February 7,2016 Crazy Banana Lady
Today’s gratitudes and blog: Crabby pants I feel grateful for walks in the sun. I feel grateful to myself for accepting contrast. I feel grateful to Savana Storm for cleaning the house. I slept through the night and woke up at 5:50am. Angel woke up as well. I put her on the potty but she ...
Two Second Abs for the Stuperbowl Raw Food Diet, Bodyweight Exercises and Self-Mastery
If you insist on frying yer brain by watching the Stuperbowl then why don’t you at least get something positive out of it? (And if not I applaud you because I’ve even been frying my brain watching a wee bit of this old Stuperbowl. But soon after watching I started feeling the brain numbing effects of ye old TeeVee even ...
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OREGON STANDOFF: LETTER FROM AMMON BUNDY Feb 4 Farm Wars
Letter from Ammon Bundy from behind bars, sent to Carol Bundy. Please listen as this is the reason the "virus," which is the spreading of education about the Constitution, had to be stopped at all costs by "authorities." ...
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February 6   Saturday
Our Adventure Day in Guaymas y San Carlos Raw Food Diet, Bodyweight Exercises and Self-Mastery
Wow did we have a fun day today. We started with a beautiful hiking adventure with a new friend of ours that we bought some stuff from in the Tsiangus market in Empalme, Mexico. We seemed to just hit it off with him over a couple of weeks and he invited us to go hiking with him. He took us ...
Gratitudes: Rebecca and Cory! : February 6, 2016 Crazy Banana Lady
Today’s gratitudes: Rebecca and Cory! I am grateful to meet face to face my fruity facebook friends. I am grateful to myself for growing food! I am grateful to be home.
And Then There Was Another One AWESOME TO BE RAWSOME
Yesterday was a different kind of Friday. I’d done personal laundry on Thursday but I still had to strip the bed, wash the sheets and pillowcase and put them back on. Cuz thought I should get another set of sheets but it’s easier to do it this way and I don’t have to fold and put away. I learned that ...
I forgot how to swim Diary of an Exfoodie
I wrote this three years ago when I was training for my first triathlon and I’m finally publishing it. I’ve come a long way in my swimming since then. This is where I wish I were swimming, not where I actually swam. My big breakthrough finally happened in mid March when Coach Christine told ...
Trail running at Solitude Diary of an Exfoodie
This post was written two years ago, just getting around to publishing it now. My family and I are spending July in Utah My husband floats in and out since he still has to work, but my son and I are lucky enough to stay here all month. It’s been great to escape to heat ...
Jack ‘n Meoff, the Con Job Twins Farm Wars
This is a tale of two hustlers, out to make a buck as best they can. The names have been changed to protect the not so innocent.
Quick, healthy, and delicious. High Vibe
Lunches and dinners have to be quick, especially in a buzzing city like New York. And we know that you also want them to be healthy and delicious. Lunch/Dinner is served in 3 easy steps: pick up our Raw Wraps, made from Quinoa and Spinach or Kale add your favorite veggies, 2 or 3 good dollop of our Raw Sprouted ...
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Weekend Reading, 2.6.16 Choosing Raw
Happy Saturday, everyone. I’m happy to see that the slow cooker chili was a hit (a few folks have already let me know, via Instagram and FB, that they made it, and they seem to have loved it as much as I have). I’ll definitely be posting more slow cooker recipes in the coming year, as that kitchen appliance is quickly ...
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February 5   Friday
Gratitudes and blog: Half a day off! : February 5, 2016 Crazy Banana Lady
Today’s gratitudes and blog: Half a day off! I AM grateful for water. I AM grateful to myself for riding my bicycle. I AM grateful for laughter. I woke at 2am. I noticed a friend of mine that lives in London was on-line. I messaged him to see if he wanted to skype. He was ...
Help Me Name My New Radio Show and Win! The Raw Divas Blog
Help Me Choose the Name for My New Radio Show and Win ~ by Tera Warner If there’s one thing I’ve heard more than anything else from the members of my community, it’s “The WISH Summit was amazing! I loved those calls and so wish you’d do them again.” Conducting an annual summit of 40 consecutive interviews that was entirely ...
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Washboard Abs in 20-Seconds a Day. Is that even possible? Raw Food Diet, Bodyweight Exercises and Self-Mastery
You may be wondering why not do “Two Second Abs” longer than two seconds? Maybe like 5, 6 or 7 seconds? Well, I’ll tell you why… Years ago I used to teach a version of Two Second Abs that took about 7-seconds and that was really difficult. So difficult in fact, that I didn’t do it very much. And the ...