Tag Archives: Simple Living

Hot Chocolate

This is a no sugar added version of hot chocolate.  I think you could also enjoy it as pudding.  It’s thick! Makes about 2 c. In a high powered blender combine: 1 c. mashed sweet potatoes1 c. unsweetened coconut milk (found with almond & soy milks in dairy case)2 T cocoa powder1 t vanilla4 dates, […]


American Flag

Celebrating Independence Tomorrow is Independence Day! It’s the day that we celebrate our independence, as a country, from an oppressive government that was making it impossible for the people in America to determine the course of their lives and futures. Those people chose not to live under the dictates of a king that imposed unfair policies. Living […]

March Moves In

March 2011

March is here! That transitional month between winter and spring. March is a month of action. The Earth prepares for another season of growth, and this month, as it comes “in like a lion out like a lamb” we get a taste of nature’s own order. Nature knows what is needed and what needs to […]

The Cobbler’s Children


There is an old adage that says, ‘The Cobbler’s children have no shoes.” I often get asked a question along those lines that goes something like this, ‘So is YOUR home a sanctuary of order or is it like the cobbler’s children?’ Here is my response. It is not like the cobbler’s children nor is […]