Sleep is our second pillar of health, partially because of its importance, and partially because it is, like nutrition, something we have a lot of control over. Most people don't get enough sleep--even if you think you are. What is enough?  At the least (as an adult)...

[caption id="attachment_1961" align="alignleft" width="300"] Wild local edibles[/caption] There is little more satisfying than making a salad from greens I grew in my garden.  In the spring, I prepared the soil with compost I collected all year and then planted lettuce seeds.  I've made probably 50 salads...

https://soundcloud.com/user-142742490/interview-with-marilyn-schlossbach Marilyn Schlossbach is an executive chef and restaurateur.  She is an environmentalist, community activist, traveler, surfer, and mom who is on a continual quest for culture and knowledge and shares her passion for the road less traveled with her patrons and community. Wendy and I are...

This was one of my recent posts on Facebook: Time spent meal planning on Sunday: 1 hour Time spent shopping for week's meals: 1 hour Time spent thinking about timing and logistics for dinner: 45 mins Time spent cooking dinner: 1 hour Time spent cleaning up dinner: 20 minutes Time spent...