Posts Tagged ‘paleo’

#blogExodus 8: Expand

Tuesday, April 4th, 2017

blogexodus There are several different ways to interpret this word – is it the expansion of our minds and spirituality during Passover, or is it the expansion of our bodies during the same time period? (more…)

About Shakes and Integrity

Monday, May 12th, 2014

Shake it!

Shake it! by Christine, on Flickr

I am seriously conflicted. I don’t know how much of it stems from the money issues that jumped up and bit me recently. I don’t know how much of it is real. But I’d love your input on this. (more…)

If I Am Not My Illness, Who Am I?

Sunday, February 9th, 2014

Signs showing Ill and HealthyI’ve written about akrasia in the past, that odd behaviour in which we appear to act against our own declared self-interest, for no apparent reason. You know, refusing to go to bed when we are tired, getting into the brownies when we say we want to lose weight … we’ve all been there. But what if it’s something else? (more…)

So, What Are You Doing These Days?

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013
Net Casting at Dusk Clontarf Pelican Park-1=

Net Casting at Dusk Clontarf Pelican Park-1= by Sheba_Also, on Flickr

People are kind and interested, especially if they haven’t seen you for a while. You’re sitting at a table at a community dinner, you’re chatting away, and at some point, that question comes up. Oy. (more…)

Grow Pecs, Ditch the Bra? (TMI warning)

Friday, July 5th, 2013
PECS XL - pink

PECS XL – pink by moncarton, on Flickr

I’m going to start this post off with some oversharing – I hate bras and always have. I’m sure many women secretly agree with me. If you are local to me, please don’t stare – I follow convention. Sadly. But there may be hope for people like me. (more…)

Eating Weeds

Tuesday, May 21st, 2013
Dandelion Greens

Dandelion Greens From My Garden!

It rained, and it rained, and it rained. These days, Winnipeg is starting to remind me of Piglet’s tree. There’s only one good thing about it – everything is turning a brilliant, startling, emerald green. (more…)

#blogExodus – Being

Thursday, March 28th, 2013

#blogExodus prompts

Rabbi Phyllis Sommer’s #blogExodus prompts

I guess I shouldn’t be surprised that I’m posting this on the first day of Chol Hamo’ed instead of on the eve of the holiday, as planned. There was no computer time on Monday. (more…)

A Paleo Passover – and I’m on a Jimmy Moore podcast!!

Sunday, March 24th, 2013
365/88: Pesach

Pesach by riekhavoc, on Flickr

OK, so Pesach didn’t exist in Paleolithic times. Our ancestors were shepherds, with agriculture thrown in once they settled down. But the fact remains, they didn’t eat processed food. They baked their own matzah and they didn’t attempt to game the system by making fake substitutes for their everyday food. (more…)

Dairy Dolour

Thursday, February 7th, 2013

Milk by @Doug88888, on Flickr

I am sad today. I think I am going to have to bid farewell to a couple of my favourite food friends. Sigh. (more…)