I absolutely respect and agree with the concept of believing and loving God doesn't necessarily have anything to do with an organized religion. A church community can be a wonderful thing for some people. Churches have also manipulated and abused people "in the name of... (more)
Steel-cut oats are whole grain oats (the inner portion of the oat kernel which have been cut into only two or three pieces) and have a lower glycemic index than instant oats. (meaning they're slowly digested and gradually released as sugar into the bloodstream)
The health... (more)
Bluegrass is a distinctly American form of music that developed out of country music during the late 1930s and throughout the 1940s. It originated when country singer and songwriter Bill Monroe (1911–1996) altered the tempo, key, pitch, and instrumentation of traditional country music to create... (more)
Having suffered with acne for many years, this topic is close to my heart and I'd like to share with you what worked for me.
Firstly, Acne.org is a fantastic site for support and advice. They have become slightly more commercial in the past couple of... (more)
Since your daughter works very hard, I would take her to an activator chiropractor (usually better for dancers, and you can see that at activator.com) once a month. If you call some in your area and find one that does applied kinesiology, that doctor can... (more)
I make a conscious decision not to use the computer for personal (or work) use around the children. I only see them for a couple hours after work and on the weekends, since they go to bed at 7:30 and 8:30. Not to mention the... (more)
Purchasing the 3.375-lb. bulk canister of chocolate-covered raisins seemed like good idea at the time.
"Oh, I'll just have a few at a time," I deluded myself into thinking. "A quick choco fix for when I'm stressed or PMSing." What was I smoking? The first night... (more)
There is now a lot of evidence which shows that excessive salt can damage health. Sodium is needed by the body in order to survive and salt is a common way to get this mineral; salt is made up primarily of sodium. Although the body... (more)
Acne is a condition that causes sebum to become trapped under the skin. As your body begins to produce more sebum, it clogs the pores and creates painful bumps. These bumps can alter your appearance in addition to causing discomfort. Though there are many over-the-counter... (more)
Last night after dinner, I asked my oldest son, Loren, if he had finished his homework. He will spending the bulk of his break in Utah with his father and his grandparents. Since I won't be going on the trip, I wanted him to finish... (more)