Category Archives: Recipes

Yummy Zucchini Noodle Salad – The Perfect Zen Meal!

The zucchini is one of the most versitile squash around. It’s used in all sorts of meals. In gardens it grows like crazy! I often have more than I knew what to do! Which is a great problem to have … Continue reading

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How I Didn’t Diet…9 Ways To Lose Weight and Not Be On A Diet

“The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.” Lao Tzu “Yes I lost weight and no I’m not on a diet!” This is the answer I give people when asked about my recent weight loss. I love to … Continue reading

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Weeds or Wishes? 6 Lessons To Learn From A Dandelion

I’m a big lover of dandelions. And they’re everywhere now! Dandelions are considered weeds. And I, too, do not want them in my garden. However, I love it when they begin to bloom because they are a timeless symbol of … Continue reading

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French Onion Soup – An Elegant Yet Simple Zen Meal

“In cooking, as in all the arts, simplicity is the sign of perfection.” ~ Curnonsky (celebrated French chef b. 1872) A good friend who is going through hard times in coming to dinner tomorrow night for a quiet meal. It’s … Continue reading

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Letting Go of Judgment and Red Tomatoes

This is a post for everyone who has ever judged or been judged. That means this is for everyone. Bur first, I get so excited to start a garden in the spring. My garden is like a mini vacation where … Continue reading

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