This post refers to an allergy. Please read my disclaimer and proceed mindfully. Our gorgeous, sleepy, 10 week old Border Collie x Jack Russel. Recently we brought home a gorgeous little puppy and needed to introduce him gently to a quasi-vegetarian diet. He joined 2 older dogs who were already eating home-cooked quasi-vegetarian meals plus… Continue reading Dog Food for the Mammalian Meat Allergy (MMA) diet
A very rainy Christmas 2020 at the Brindabella Homestead
Join me, Joanna Becker, at the Homestead on what has been a very rainy Christmas. https://youtu.be/G807UyNXrfE It's summer, and this summer, it's raining. It's been raining for 2 weeks almost, everything is green again, the water is flowing, the plants are all growing, and I don't even need to wash my own herbs or vegetables… Continue reading A very rainy Christmas 2020 at the Brindabella Homestead
Dehydrating petals for home-made Hibiscus Herbal Tea
I love to indulge in a decadent organic Rosehip and Hibiscus Herbal Tea with honey, packed with vitamin C which is everything we are told to have when building strength and immunity and preventing allergies. And to keep my iron in the normal range, I take a daily dose of Floradix or Floravital, which I… Continue reading Dehydrating petals for home-made Hibiscus Herbal Tea
Acid or Alkaline body – which is yours … and does your reading explain why you are not your vibrant, energetic, hopeful, child-like Self?
We've all heard about creating a more alkaline body by drinking salted water with bicarbonate soda, or lemon juice in water upon waking - and most of us definitely need a reminder from time to time! For the benefit of our blood and overall cellular self, it's so important to check this simple chemical reading.… Continue reading Acid or Alkaline body – which is yours … and does your reading explain why you are not your vibrant, energetic, hopeful, child-like Self?
Just a little something to say thank you for being amazing and taking care of your body. Putting your health and vitality first is not always easy to do, and I honour you for your commitment to your healthy body and mind. If you haven't yet tried one of our Vegan whole food powders that… Continue reading March Connection!
The most important house we will ever live in? Our body.
A few years ago we discovered how important it is to take the extra time to learn why we need to eat fresh food that grows in front of our eyes. Since then, I've aimed to teach parents to teach their children that it's simple to grow and eat real food and that it's easy to… Continue reading The most important house we will ever live in? Our body.
Life Foods: Healthy Food at home equals healthy kids
We are having great success with our Food-Life-Fun game at home - and in case you missed it, here are the details. This game will suit you if you are enthusiastic and committed to making sure your kids only eat real, healthy, beneficial food. Why we created this game? 1. We are passionate about creating… Continue reading Life Foods: Healthy Food at home equals healthy kids
Thank you for Sweet Poison, David Gillespie
In a quest to learn how to eat right and have good health for a long lifetime, I visited the library and browsed the health food and diet section. Without too much thought, I grabbed the book 'Sweet Poison' by David Gillespie. I'll admit I was hesitant to read a book with the word Poison… Continue reading Thank you for Sweet Poison, David Gillespie
Snow Pea and Soy Udon
My DS (currently 3.5 years) and I have a fun ritual of cooking and eating together every lunchtime - and making a real activity out of it. There are so many learning benefits to this activity such as encouraging creativity, following instructions, sharing ideas, using teamwork, and asking for help. Emotionally, it provides togetherness and… Continue reading Snow Pea and Soy Udon
Tricks of Sweets – cacao, cocoa, sugar, and chocolate
According to the history of the human body and its evolution, humans have always been attracted to sweet foods. You may already know that our bodies literally run on glucose - sugar in the blood. All foods that we eat become glucose within our body. And so the body wants glucose - fuel, to be… Continue reading Tricks of Sweets – cacao, cocoa, sugar, and chocolate