Recently, I got the opportunity to sample several of Live Nomva’s probiotic smoothie packs. These little packs are pure health pureed into a drinkable form. I find them perfect for on-the-go and also an easy way to squeeze (literally!) some healthy fruits and veggies into my day.
When I was younger, I was not a fan of vegetables. Like, at all. Occasionally I would eat salad out of necessity to add color to my plate. Though, I was definitely disappointed to learn that my favorite tomatoes and potatoes were not really even actual vegetables!
When I was in high school, the cafeteria used to serve junk like pizza, spaghetti and meatballs, or hot dogs. I like a slice of pizza once in a while but what I love is food that makes me feel good. There was a limited supply of salads because the school must’ve thought no one would want to eat salads. On the contrary, everyone would make a beeline for them right at the start of lunch (teachers included). Every day there was a different lunchtime salad option. Wednesdays used to be Taco Salad day. Read more
As winter tree branches begin to dry up in my backyard, I figured there must be uses for them besides firewood. In my yard, I have large mesquite trees which are known for their long, limber branches and messy leaves. I trimmed off some branches that had shed most of their leaves but were still slightly flexible (aka green inside). I decided to upcycle the lovely branches into a pretty wall wreath decoration for my home.
Today is a bit of a different post. I’m always intrigued to see what people carry around in their hand bag and I’ve got just the right occasion to show what is in mine.