Archive | May, 2009

How do you get enough protein?

If I’ve heard that once, I’ve heard it a thousand times. The protein myth is alive and kicking in the United States if not the whole civilized world. I believe it’s mostly kept that way by the meat industry. If people knew the truth, their business might suffer. But maybe not because most people don’t […]

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Another Busy Week

Sunday It was nuthin’ like the Sunday before. Rain off and on all day. I had my weekly visit with DD. I also called my sister in the Great Northwest to check on her plus my sister in the Wastelands of Colorado (per my mother). Everyone was doing reasonably well, considering. I’d left voice mail […]

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It Doesn’t Hurt to Ask…

When I stopped at the Produce Man’s stand in town on Tuesday, the lady was putting my tomatoes in a bag and found one that had a blemish on it. She put it in a box under the table and had me pick out another one. Hmmmmmmm. I got to thinking about that and wondered […]

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The Raw Vegan: Part LXX, Solutions

I sat, curled into a ball, in one of the easy chairs DH and I had bought while we were living in Nebraska. It was a mini-sanctuary for me. I associated it with happier times. It had moved with us from Nebraska to Georgia to Alabama and then to Tennessee. It had been My Place. […]

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A Week in the Life

And this is the week that was. Sunday It was another beautiful day in a string of beautiful days. I didn’t lie in the sun but I did get out in it. It was perfect for drying clothes so I did a couple of loads without having to festoon the house. When I came in, […]

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