Crunchy Oriental Salad

asian noodle saladCrunchy Asian Salad 1      head Napa (Chinese) cabbage, cut finely 2      ears corn, de-cobbed 1      carrot, grated 1/2    bunch cilantro, cut finely 1      small cucumber, peeled and cubed into 1/2-inch bites 1      tomato, diced, or 1/2 red pepper, diced 1      package Westbrae or Soken ramen noodles 1 1/2  teaspoons sesame oil 1/3    cup brown rice vinegar 2      tablespoons mirin - Japanese cooking sake 2      tablespoons tamari 2      Read more...

Sugar Blues

sugar blues photo 3The following is from a book that made... dramatic improvements in my physical and emotional health: While preparing his recurring volume, A History of Nutrition, published in 1957, Professor E. V. McCollum (Johns Hopkins University), sometimes called America's foremost nutritionist, reviewed approximately 200,000 published scientific papers, recording experiments with food, their properties, and their effects on animals and humans. The material covered the period from the mid-18th century to Read more...

Monday Vegan Dinners in the News

A Palo Alto Weekly Thanksgiving MealMeatless Mondays In Palo Alto Peninsula-based nonprofit hosts weekly meat-free dinners by Chrissi Angeles / Palo Alto Weekly November 26, 2015 With the ethereal sounds of a young all-female a capella choir caroling in the background, families, couples, singles and seniors ate a rainbow selection of Thanksgiving-themed vegan dishes hosted by the Peninsula Macrobiotic Community on Monday. At each weekly Meat-Free Monday soiree, the nonprofit organization aims to educate the community about Read more...

Radiant Wellness Online Classes

new PATRICIA SPEAKER TIX For Women and Men - Who Want to Feel Better and Develop New Healthy Habits! Listen at Your Leisure to all 13 classes.  Only $67 —  Unlimited Access. Carl Ferre will give the first 5 people who purchases the series –  a complimentary pdf copy of his book “Acid Alkaline Companion“ that presents a clear explanation of acid and alkaline theory, how to tell one’s current condition, and numerous tables of the acid-forming or alkaline-forming effects of various foods. Are you feeling Read more...

50 Ways to use Coconut Oil

Many Coconut Oil BenefitsScientific research on coconut oil has revealed health benefits that affect your entire body, inside and out. You’ve heard good things about it and now you have a tub of it sitting in your pantry. So how do you use coconut oil?    1) Cooking at High Heat – Some oils are unsafe to cook with at high temperatures, coconut oil is a great alternative. Check out our Guide to Cooking Oils to find the healthiest cooking oils for whatever meal you are creating. 2) On Toast Instead of Butter – Read more...