Gluten-free and/or Vegan Cooking

Summertime when the Living is Easy

I wanted to show off the fresh apples from our small apple tree. After about 1/3 of the tree blossomed this spring, we had a killing frost. Luckily, the other 2/3 of the tree blossomed afterwards, so we still  have apples this year! Apple cherry pie with an oatmeal crumb topping, after my husband ate… Continue reading Summertime when the Living is Easy

Animals · Audible/Audiobooks · Paranormal Fiction

The Story of Edgar Sawtelle

Dogs and books are a great combination. Tribble is wagging her tail so hard that it's just a blur! I used to read for pleasure a lot: science fiction, drama, mystery, fantasy, and whatever looked good. When I was working full-time and in law school, all my reading was academic and I missed reading for… Continue reading The Story of Edgar Sawtelle

Animals · Intermediate Concepts · Spiritual

Like An Animal: When Being Human is Not Enough

“When we listen to our own animal selves, we hear who we are, and the world changes. When we become true to ourselves as animals, we listen not exclusively with our minds, or with our hearts, or with both. We listen with our whole bodies.” Every once in awhile, I read a book that makes… Continue reading Like An Animal: When Being Human is Not Enough