Book Review: But God Where Are You?

Linda Raney Harriss, But God Where Are You? Friendswood: Baxter Press, 2017 p.223, $16.95 But how could such a thing happen to me? I had been a nurse for three years. I knew how to take proper care of my body. I avoided junk foods, soft drinks, candy, cookies, and everything containing sugar [...]

By | August 15th, 2017|Book Reviews|Comments Off on Book Review: But God Where Are You?

10 Reasons Jicama Is A Must-Have

I’m a crisp-textured, almost turnip-shaped root vegetable or tuber. I have a tough brown skin on the outside, but my white flesh on the inside is like a water chestnut.  10 Facts about the Jicama Hi, my name is Jicama. It is pronounced “hee-ca-ma”. I am originally from Mexico. That makes me a Mexican potato [...]

By | July 24th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on 10 Reasons Jicama Is A Must-Have

Diabetes- A Global Crisis and an American Tragedy

In 2013 it was estimated that over 382 million people throughout the world had diabetes (Williams). Researchers estimate that the diabetes dilemma will only increase, and by 2030 it is expected that 552 million people will have the disease, according to the International Diabetes Federation (IDF). The American Diabetes Association (ADA) warns us that diabetes is the 7th leading [...]

By | November 19th, 2015|Health|Comments Off on Diabetes- A Global Crisis and an American Tragedy

In the Raw: How Enzymes in Raw and Cultured Food Promote Good Health

Because 80% of our immune system is in our gut, the gastrointestinal tract is usually the first line of defense against toxins entering the body.  But the gut cannot do its job without the help of enzymes. Enzymes are the manual workers that build the body from proteins, carbohydrates and fats; and they fall into [...]

By | September 8th, 2014|Balanced Nutrition, The Gift of Forgiveness|0 Comments

10 Plants you Need in your Home

Planet Earth has been intricately designed by God for every living creature to function harmoniously within delicate interconnected ecosystems. Every plant, animal, bacteria, or fungi performs important functions central to maintaining life on our planet. Plants, in particular, help us breathe and purify the air. Plants Help Us Breathe by Providing Oxygen  Through the process [...]

By | April 23rd, 2012|Balanced Living, Breath|0 Comments

The Transformation of the Carnivore

This is my third day on a juice fast.  After failing miserably for two years, I finally figured out that a water fast will just not cut it.  Actually, this is the fast that I hope will launch me into my vegetarian lifestyle.  Well, at least mostly vegetarian.  I have been a carnivore for far [...]

By | January 7th, 2009|Health|0 Comments