“Wolves and women have been tarred with the same brush.
They’re supposed to be cunning, and treacherous, and untrustworthy. But the aspect of the wolf that the wild woman relies on is the idea of freedom. The idea of being unspoiled, and having rhythms that are uninterrupted by overdoeses of the intellect.
So bone by bone and hair by hair, through night dreams, through events half understood and half remembered, the wild woman comes back, and she comes back through stories."
- Clarissa Pinkola Estes
Um, it is HOT out. So if the idea of firing up the oven or stove is out of the question for you, here's a nice recipe to indulge in.
2 medium sized, ripe…Continue
A great quote from a book I just read, "Women Food And God" by Geneen Roth:
“It's never been true, not anywhere at any time, that the value of a soul, of a human spirit, is dependent on a number on a scale. We are unrepeatable beings of light and space and water who need these physical vehicles to get around. When we start defining ourselves by that which can be measured or weighed, something deep within us rebels.
We don't want to EAT hot fudge sundaes…
Today I’m sharing with you a wonderful new marinara recipe. Unlike my original marinara and my smoky marinara, this recipe is raw. It is really delicious over vegetable pasta (this is the typical way that most raw foodies will use marinara), but it’s also awesome as a salad dressing, or a dipping sauce.…Continue
Months ago I posted about how I was doing things a bit differently diet-wise. I wrote about how much I was enjoying fruits and small amounts of whole grains, eating throughout the day rather than juicing until dinner, basically doing and eating things that I never did for years prior to pregnancy.
Just to reiterate what I wrote in that post, I believed that approach…Continue