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I am a backyard food producer. I grow 800 square feet of organic vegetables in the desert year round.

Strawberries in the Arizona Desert

For years I have been in search of the elusive “organic” Strawberry. If you are a gardener, you know why commercial farmers use pesticides herbicides on their crops. Strawberries do not ripen further once picked, so they must stay on … Continue reading

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My First Week Without Eggs.

One of the naturopaths where I work told me that she just knew that eggs would come back as one of my sensitivities. What was her clue? I told her often of my love for eggs as    an almost daily … Continue reading

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Paleo Apple Kale Cooler for Breakfast

I told one of the doctors in our Naturopathic office about my decision to give up eggs for a month. This decision was based on the results of my food sensitivity  test that I wrote about last week. Her suggestion … Continue reading

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Food Sensitivity Testing

The results are in. I have mostly good news, a little bad news and some great news. The good news first. A few years ago I had my food sensitivities drawn. At that time peanuts were very bad for me, corn and soy … Continue reading

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Paleo Prep

  I have started these anti-inflammation diets before. It is not so much about weight loss for me as it is for inflammation busting. I did well for awhile but then fell away-all because I did not prepare well. The … Continue reading

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Paleo (esque) in my life

You all know that I have dabbled with elimination diets, low carb and paleo eating plans in my attempt to kick the uveitis issue that I have. What I have learned is that many of us will not do the hard … Continue reading

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Considering Naturopathy

As a new nurse with many years of cardiology office experience; I originally thought that I would become a cardiac nurse. I am after all fascinated with all things heart related. Even my kids knew  growing up that I loved … Continue reading

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