7 Ways to Spruce up Your Salads

Summer is definitely the time to take advantage of all salad-making opportunities! I eat salads all year long. One of the benefits of modern life is that we can get most of the foods we like to have at any time of the year.  In the summer, though, we can get many of our salad… Read more

Mozarella Cheese (nut)

This recipe is so very quick and easy, and a wonderfully healthy spread for crudite` , wraps, and raw breads and crackers. – JWS 1 cup macadamia nuts 1 cup cashews 2 Tablespoons Bragg Liquid Aminos 1 ½ T. lemon juice ¼ to ½ cup water Blend all ingredients in food processor, starting with just… Read more

Why Eat Raw?

I hear this question a lot in my health coaching practice, and there are several answers, most having to do with the benefits that people experience when they greatly increase the amount of Raw Foods in their diets. I see it all the time – the reversal of all manner of unwanted conditions, such as… Read more

About That Protein Question

It happened again at a conference that I attended recently.  An acquaintance of many years, in a discussion about eating healthy, asked me about getting enough protein on a plant based diet.  While it’s true that protein is an important component of any diet, we do seem, in this country, to think that the best… Read more