August 2012 Blog Posts (5)

Tree Nut Allergies?

Nut allergies have a high risk of progressing to anaphylaxis, a life-threatening allergic reaction. Many people have a cross-reactivity to the similar proteins in all tree nuts: almonds, walnuts, pecans, cashews, hazelnuts, Brazil nuts, chestnuts, pine nuts, Macadamia nuts and pistachio nuts.

Cashews are the second most common nut allergy. Cashews are closely related to pistachio nuts, mango and poison ivy allergies.

Walnuts, pecans and hazel…


Added by Pat Robinson on August 27, 2012 at 11:53am — No Comments

What is happening this week...

Change is hard. Not impossible though. I am gearing up to clean up the kitchen and our meals. I need to. How many years of "needing to"? Maybe 3 years of conscious awareness of needing to, and at least 20 of carefree indulgence and reckless consumption (and stress). Thankfully this time around, my husband is also ready so I have his support. I think it helps tremendously not to have to do this by yourself, in a family environment. Watching Fat, Sick, and Nearly Dead, you'll note that those…


Added by Aischa Ibnouzahir on August 20, 2012 at 7:04pm — No Comments


Just made a batch of sauerkraut, and despite my initial concerns of it being to salty, it is just right! Whooo hooo! Got Kraut!

I can't believe the probiotic tubs of it sell for $5 in our co-op. Sheesh. It's just cabbage! I used some of the brine from the co-op batch to get some of the lactobacillus in. Not sure if that is useful or not. I was sort of thinking along the lines of yogurt making.

I tasted it today, after adding some dill and one shaved clove of garlic. It is…


Added by Aischa Ibnouzahir on August 11, 2012 at 2:26am — 3 Comments


Sometimes changes takes years. I can see I've been circling the healing diet for several years, waiting for something to help make it easier to abstain from certain foods. I've used my role as mom (chef), finances, life stress, etc to avoid change: "Nobody will eat this, I'll eat alone all the time, I'll have to cook two meals (mine and theirs), I don't have money for all the veg I'd go through, I can't handle this right now!" Or my husband will come home with chocolate cake or boba…


Added by Aischa Ibnouzahir on August 10, 2012 at 10:19am — 6 Comments

10 pm bedtime club

Hi there.  This is my first post to a community blog (ever!) so forgive me if I don't get this quite right the first few times.

Re the 10 pm bedtime club invite, I am so in!  I am delighted to know there are others out there who head to bed by 10 or maybe even earlier sometimes.  Over the past few months, with some significant changes in my life, I have had the opportunity to let my body recover from about 2 and a half years of incredibly stressful work.   The most wonderful…


Added by Sooz Flannigan on August 5, 2012 at 9:01pm — 2 Comments


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