The Stinging Nettle is a powerhouse both culinary as well as medicinal, that is often overlooked by the general public. Nettles or stinging nettles should be pre-cooked, unless you use them as a tea, and be handled with gloves at all times. The younger the leaves, the more tender the result, which will be …Continue reading "Stinging Nettle – A Healing Powerhouse"
I have written about the importance of adding raw foods to your diet before, but did you know that this can also apply to healthy snacking? Yes, I am talking about raw, healthy snacks, that are actually good for you, and your family, while tasting like heaven. Remember sneaking into the kitchen when you …Continue reading "100 Healthy Snack Recipes Your Whole Family Will Love!"
Title: It Works! The Famous Little Red Book That Makes Your Dreams Come True! Author: RHJ Publisher: Penguin Group Genre: New Age/Self-Help Rating: 4/5 Stars Are you interested in manifesting abundance in your life? Then you most likely have been directed toward this little book and might wonder what the hype is all about. …Continue reading "Positive Thinking Strategies: “It Works” – A Book Review"
——- The following post contains affiliate links ——- Title: The Keepers: Ethan (The Keepers #3) Author: Rae Rivers Publisher: HarperCollins Genre: Paranormal Romance Release Date: April 7th, 2016 Rating: 5/5 Stars It is no secret that I am a Rae River’s fan. And her latest novel of the Keeper’s series: Ethan, only cemented that fact …Continue reading "The Keepers: Ethan – Romance, Witches And Action – A Powerful Fantasy Novel With Heart"
Book Title: The Billionaire’s Touch (The Sinclairs Book 3) Author: J.S. Scott Publisher: Montlake Romance Genre: Contemporary Romance Release Date: March 22nd, 2016 Rating: 4/5 Stars Premise: After a troubling childhood, wealthy Evan Sinclair likes his life orderly and controlled. He rarely gives in to spontaneous urges—until he begins a chance correspondence with a mystery woman …Continue reading "The Billionaire’s Touch by J.S. Scott – A Book Review"
Today, is the great theme reveal for next month’s A to Z Blogging Challenge! If you are asking yourself what I am talking about, then it is time for me to direct you toward the wonderful organizers of this month-long blogging event, that happens every year for more information. But if you want the condensed …Continue reading "A To Z April Blogging Challenge Theme Reveal"
(Disclaimer: A copy of this book was given to me by the Author free of charge, in return for an honest review. Opinions and experiences are completely my own) Title: Girl Gone London – An American Girl’s Guide To Studying Abroad In London Author: Girl Gone London Publishing Date: available now Available at: PayHip.com to download …Continue reading "Book Review: Girl Gone London – An American Girl’s Guide To Studying Abroad In London"
The first introduction to PBS television (and American television in general), when I came to this country, were the hour-long presentations to raise money for the channel. A warm, comforting individual named Dr. Wayne Dyer spoke to me from the screen, while I tried to adjust to a life in the US. He left …Continue reading "R.I.P Dr. Wayne Dyer – You Will Be Missed"
B – Bay Leaf There are two different types of bay leaves, the more narrow-leaved California, and the broader, more oval shaped Turkish version of the plant, the latter being the stronger one in flavor. Matches well with: beans, lentils tomatoes, soups, risotto and shellfish Healing properties: Infusions of this herb can soothe the stomach, …Continue reading "Bay Leaf – An A to Z Challenge Blog Post"
burning on my tongue playing with fire, so much fun creative pleasure Copyright Claudia H. Blanton 2015 Speaking of fire and spices, I am happy to announce the pending release my newest book, “Mixing Herbs – A Flavorful Guide To Creating Awesome Herb And Spice Mixes”, on April 2nd! It will be available on Amazon! …Continue reading "Playing With Fire – A Haiku"