health

Detox Chronicles – Week 1

I’ve had some health issues for about 6 weeks and decided to go to a nutritionist for a healthy solution and for accountability. Here’s the summary of my first week on the Candida Diet. The nutritionist I refer to in the video is Rhonda McKinney of Healthy Solutions. Have you ever made drastic, lasting changes …

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documentaries

Just watched: TAPPED

I love documentaries. LOVE. I just watched TAPPED about bottled water and the bottled water industry. I learned a lot and I’m desperate to buy my Berkey Water Filter even more now! Check out the trailer.

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learning parenting

More on education

Yesterday I blogged about my hopes for my children’s education. Here is some more reading and watching to keep you thinking. Home sweet homeschooled – “Those kids are nothing but problems,” he said. “They’re not socialized. We had one boy who wanted to go out for football because that’s something you really can’t do at …

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learning parenting

Normal is what I don’t want

Watch this video before you read my post. I don’t want my kids to be normal. I believe that all children are unique and special and should be given the space/environment and time they need to be and become themselves. And that’s why I don’t want to send my kids to school. I strive not …

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on writing

So, what do you want?

Last week I watched Fat, Sick and Nearly Dead and I was struck by all of the excuses that those interviewed had for not changing their diets –too many processed foods, not enough (or any!) fruits and vegetables. The excuses ranged from: “I can’t. I don’t have any will power. I’m weak.” to “I’m here …

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adventism

Images of judgement

A couple of weeks ago I had the awesome privilege of sharing part of my testimony of leaving Adventism with a group of ladies at church. Because I love media literacy so much, I wanted to show them how, through images and story, Adventist doctrines are taught to children. And how these beliefs shape how Adventists think, …

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