Parsley, turmeric and fennel, oh my!

“Let food be thy medicine.”

Hi foodies!

I’ve been doing a lot of reading and research about functional medicine lately. I’ve also been learning more about herbs and spices and how they are used in traditional medicine.

My biggest lessons learned so far? Knowledge is power my friends, cumin is not who I thought it was after all, and turmeric (pronounced: ‘tumoric’) is quickly becoming part of my…

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Hide and Seek

Based on true events: (unfortunately  …)

The Charmer: “I don’t know what to do, my family is here and I need to join them for dinner. I know you’re here and we’re hanging out so maybe you could hide out down by the water. Dinner will only be an hour or so, and then I will come and find you.”

Me: “So I just wait for you and make sure no one sees me?”

The Charmer: “Yeah. Actually it might be…

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Tall, Dark, Handsome and Disappearing on a Dime …

Tall, Dark, Handsome and Disappearing on a Dime …

I certainly think it’s fair to wonder after someone who you’ve been seeing for more than a few months. I give you my full permission to wonder about what he’s been doing when he doesn’t contact you for a week, or even a few days at a time, especially if you’ve been ‘seeing each other.’

Don’t get me wrong, I think it’s great that I used to get a courtesy text on the day, or sometimes even the…

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A Kiss on the Forehead and a Bear Hug

A Kiss on the Forehead and a Bear Hug

I never thought I was a hopeless romantic, until recently, when I was kissed on the forehead by a male friend of mine. Then, even more recently by someone who I met while out with friends.

In both circumstances, I was caught off guard, especially by my friend. Both circumstances however, caused me to do some research in to the meaning and significance of a kiss on the forehead.

Research says as…

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'Will You Be My Partner in Crime?'  Check out the full story here at: https://www.facebook.com/sammiejane11/posts/10153744038535165

'Will You Be My Partner in Crime?' Check out the full story here at: https://www.facebook.com/sammiejane11/posts/10153744038535165

Who is Maya Angelou? (besides being an inspiration to so many people around the world) …“Now that I know better, I will do better.” – Maya Angelou. My favourite inspirational quote is by…View Post

Who is Maya Angelou? (besides being an inspiration to so many people around the world) …

“Now that I know better, I will do better.” – Maya Angelou. My favourite inspirational quote is by…

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Liebster Award Nomination and NomineesLiebster Award Nomination
Thank you to whatshedoesnow (http://whatshedoesnow.com/) for nominating…View Post

Liebster Award Nomination and Nominees

Liebster Award Nomination

Thank you to whatshedoesnow (http://whatshedoesnow.com/) for nominating…

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Letting go of the past and opening the gift that is the present.. All the while defending my title as: crazy cat lady.“Crazy cat lady.”
“You are single and that must be lonely; your cats are great but that isn’t…View Post

Letting go of the past and opening the gift that is the present.. All the while defending my title as: crazy cat lady.

“Crazy cat lady.”

“You are single and that must be lonely; your cats are great but that isn’t…

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Vegan Nog Smoothie … Coming Soon.View Post

Vegan Nog Smoothie … Coming Soon.

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