Growing our own, recipes & natural living

Month: January 2016

Tar Heel Pie

Tar Heel Pie

Richards favourite Pie When my good friend Lynn from America was living in England she taught me many American recipes which were all wonderful and helped me to become much more adventurous in my culinary adventures, baking especially. Tar heel Pie is actually a very […]

Building a different life

Building a different life

I love this from Higher Perspective I would love to have this hanging by my door just to remind me of the rat race we have left / hoping to leave behind, as usual the buying and selling of  a house never runs smoothly and […]

First Compassion letters of the year

First Compassion letters of the year

  One to  Uganda one to Rwanda First Compassion letters of 2016 posted off today. My little girls are not so little anymore turning fourteen and twelve over the next week and couple of months respectively. They are close in age to my eldest grandchildren […]

Hubby’s Woodland Meditation

Hubby’s Woodland Meditation

GD’s homemade yule log Meditation  from GD. I have been struggling with toothache over the new year and  my dentist is not back until the 4th so woke up in lots of pain, GD put his hand on my face where it hurts and told […]

Welcome 2016 & Detox Soup recipe

Welcome 2016 & Detox Soup recipe

Goodbye 2015 Recipe Time Found this wonderful detox recipe called Maha Detox Soup on a vegan website called JeevaLifestyle am looking forward to trying it out tomorrow. Ingredients -1 cup assorted veggies (string beans, onions, celery, red-yellow peppers) -1/2 cup assorted root veggies (carrots, yams/beets, skip if high in kapha) […]