Green living

Preventing colds and flu

Preventing colds and flu

Yes, it's that time of year again! It's cold and dark, we have not been eating too well during the holidays, we missed some sleep maybe... Our immune system could use a boost! In our community we hold hands very often. So we are often reminded that washing your hands...

Nettle soup recipe!

Nettle soup recipe!

I'll be going out today to pick a basket full of nettles and make another pot of nettle soup. Nettles are one of the most useful plants. The young tops are delicious and nutritious, a natural mineral and vitamin supplement. Just what we need in spring! Nettle tops are...

A nice day for a warming lentil soup

A nice day for a warming lentil soup

Today is a really dark and rainy day. Perfect one for a warming and nourishing lentil soup! I created this recipe for a class I was doing about spices; that's why there are quite a few of them in this soup. Often people put in a pinch here and a dash there. But if you...