Amazing Disappearing Almond Meal Biscuits, err, Slice.

The thing is that I’m not a great baker. Or homemaker—as you’ll know if you’ve been following my toxin-free, grain-free journey: aka, crash course wrought with confusion and rookie disasters. The things I prepare for my ever-supportive family, are affectionately referred to as experiments. “Mummy, can I try one of your biscuit experiments?” Followed by, …

Connecting with Nature is more than a Walk at the Beach.

What does it mean to connect with nature?  Does it mean taking off your shoes to walk on beach sand once a week? A regular hike or swim? Gardening with your gloves off? Standing outside in a rain shower? Camping out under the stars like I’ve just spent a day or two doing; every now …

You Can Find Clear Water.

“The world is full of magic things, patiently waiting for our senses to grow sharper.” W.B.Yeats The past two years of re-learning life, and food, have been exhausting for this mama. Three years ago, a doctor in ICU told me this: “There is a very real possibility that your son won’t live.” Fuelled by this, …

Top 10 Items on my Toxin-Free Bucket List.

If you’ve read my posts about going grain-free and organic in the pantry, you’ll know I’ve done this gradually, because I’m prone to overwhelm. You’ll also know that the more I looked into forging a toxin-free diet for my family, the more I realised that all other toxins would have to go, too. I can’t …

Connecting with Abundance: Claiming and Savouring what you Already Have.

“Acknowledging the good that you already have in your life is the foundation for all abundance.” Eckhart Tolle, A New Earth Today, there was nothing in the house to eat. Three small potatoes, a couple of ageing carrots, a floret of broccoli, less than a floret of cauliflower, half an onion, 2 mushrooms. And an …