Late Summer Recipe

2020-09-15T03:49:39+00:00September 15th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It is late summer in Chinese medicine which is Earth element season. A time to ground and connect in with what nourishes you most deeply before the leaves begin to fall to the ground and the season turns to Autumn. The taste of late summer is sweet and the organs directly associated are the spleen and [...]

Spring Recipe

2020-04-15T21:53:47+00:00April 15th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Dandelion & Asparagus warm salad w/ lemon mint vinaigrette *A bunch of Dandelion leaves (wild harvested from your front lawn…watch for dog poop!) *A large handful of Asparagus *dry roast ¼ cup of pumpkin seeds (let cool)   Dressing: *1 cup olive oil *1/4 cup lemon juice *1 Tbs of honey * 1Tbs fresh mint * [...]

Late Summer Recipe

2019-12-18T04:57:35+00:00December 18th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Baked Yam fries w/chives and cashew aioli Cashew sauce 1 cup cashews soaked for 30 min ¼ cup lemon juice salt to taste 1 clove roasted garlic if tolerable Yams large yams backed for 30-45 min at 350 degrees F with 1 Tbs. coconut or avocado oil handful of chives to sprinkle on top little sprinkle [...]

The heart, the bitter flavour and summer

2019-07-30T06:45:51+00:00July 30th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The summer season is associated with the bitter flavour. Cruciferous vegetables, including cauliflower and broccoli, are categorized within this vegetable family. Some other common bitter foods are: coffee, dark chocolate (cacao), kale, dandelion, grapefruit, green tea, rhubarb, turmeric, hibiscus, and endive. The bitter taste stimulates digestion and has a descending, drying, and draining quality. Used in [...]

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